Sunday, April 29, 2012

I Need These Books ASAP

Here is a list of books that Princess Abbey will need for the next term, per the instructions that we use on amblesideonline.com Y7. If any of you have any of these books for buy, sell or trade, please let me know. I will even consider trading crocheted items for books. No reasonable request will be refused. Thank you in advance for your help!
 *The Pursuit of God by A.W. Tozer
*The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges
*The Birth of Britain by Winston Churchill
*In Freedom's Cause by G.A. Hertz
*History of Deeds Done Beyond the Sea by William Tyre
*The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
*The Life of King Alfred by Asser
*Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by Mark Twain
*The Brendan Voyage by Severin
*How the Heather Looks by Joan Bodger
*Whatever Happened to Penny Candy by Richard Maybury
*Ourelves by Charlotte Mason *Plutarch's Lives
*The Once and Future King by T.H. White
 *Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
*The History of English Literature for Girls and Boys by H.E. Marshall
*The Age of Chivalry by Thomas Bulfinch
*Watership Down by Richard Adams
*A Taste of Chaucer by Anne Malcolmson
*Our Mother Tongue by Nancy Wilson *The Grammar of Poetry by Matt Whitling (even if only the teacher addition) *How to Read a Book by Mortimer Adler *The Story of Painting by H.W. Janson ***Books that teach Latin and Spanish *Fearfully and Wonderfully Made by Paul Brand

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