George Washington's Rules to Live ByGeorge Washington's Rules to Live By
George Washington
This innovative gift book allows kids to peek into the mind of George Washington and the more than 100 lessons by which he lived his life. Modern translations and hilarious caricature illustrations provide a lighthearted and fun way to learn about history and good manners at the same time. Featuring the Rules of Civility that George Washington lea ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2014-01-07 | ISBN-13: 9781426315008

George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation (Little Books of Wisdom)George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation (Little Books of Wisdom)
George Washington
Copied out by hand as a young man aspiring to the status of Gentleman, George Washington's 110 rules were based on a set of rules composed by French Jesuits in 1595. The first English edition of these rules was available in Francis Hawkins' Youths Behavior, or Decency in Conversation Amongst Men, which appeared in 1640, and it is from work that Was ...
Number of pages: 36 | Publication Date: 1989-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781557091031

Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and ConversationRules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation
George Washington
Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation began as a school exercise in 1744 for George Washington, who became the first president of the United States of America.  Washington copied a translation of these rules by Francis Hawkins’, which was first published in England around 1640.The majority of the 110 rules originated fr ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-04-22 | ISBN-13: 9781680920604

Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs and Condition of the North American IndiansLetters and Notes on the Manners, Customs and Condition of the North American Indians
George Catlin
Letters and Notes on the Customs and Manners of the North American Indians is a two-volume travel narrative by George Catlin, an American painter, author, and traveler. The book, published in 1842 in London, was written during eight years of travel from 1832 to 1839. The book is divided into letters written by Catlin, rather than chapters, with som ...
Number of pages: 350 | Publication Date: 2019-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9781077400023

Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians, Volume I (Native American)Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians, Volume I (Native American)
George Catlin
Volume 1 of the classic account of life among Plains Indians includes fascinating information on ceremonies, rituals, the hunt, warfare, and much more. Total in set: 312 plates. ...
Number of pages: 289 | Publication Date: 1973-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9780486221182

Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians, Volume II (Native American)Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians, Volume II (Native American)
George Catlin
Crow, Blackfoot, Pawnee, Sioux, Comanche, Mandan, Choctaw, Cheyenne, Winnebago, Creek, Assiniboin; wild prairies teeming with buffalo; the sacred site of Catlinite stone — all were subjects of Catlin's letters and paintings. For eight years (1832–39) George Catlin ventured among the Indians of the North American Plains capturing in verbal and v ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 1973-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9780486221199

Curious George Builds a Tree House (CGTV Reader)Curious George Builds a Tree House (CGTV Reader)
H. A. Rey
George is tired of following the house rules—he wants a place of his own where he can draw on the walls and eat corn on the cob with his feet! He decides to build a tree house in the yard, but quickly learns that creating a house from scratch just might take more than a pile of plywood and a handful of nails. What he needs is a design plan to mak ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-05-09 | ISBN-13: 9780544867048

George Catlin and His Indian GalleryGeorge Catlin and His Indian Gallery
by George Catlin, Brian W. Dippie, George Gurney, Smithsonian American Art Museum
From the foremost collection of the artist's work, a remarkable portrait of Native American life. In 1832, George Catlin―showman, entrepreneur, and artist―made the first of four trips into Indian country, painting as he went, in a wonderfully spontaneous, if somewhat naive style. His ambition was to paint every tribe. He fell short. But what he ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2002-10 | ISBN-13: 9780393052176

George & Barbara BushGeorge & Barbara Bush
by Ellie LeBlond Sosa, Kelly Anne Chase
From teenage love to World War II to the White House--a love affair for the ages rooted in family and service."The First Couple of the Greatest Generation, the Bushes were bright and funny, strong and devoted, loving and enduring. Here is their story, wonderfully told by a granddaughter raised in the warm ethos of a fabled American family.” —Jo ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2018-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9781608939732

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