Dear wbe 1974, the good news is the pictures in the books are worth more than the set. This is the 1976 world book encyclopedia bicentennial binding 22 volume set. For all practical purpose, the auction was all but over and the auctioneer discovered that. The world book encyclopedia 22 volume 1976 set plus. I almost threw out a whole set of encyclopedias today and i decided to see how much it was worth. All are leather bound with gold edge pages and include 8 year books, 1979 thru 1986, plus a 3volume set of webster dictionary. Tips and ideas about collecting and selling collectable books.
This is the world book encyclopedia dictionary by thorndike barnhart. An encyclopedia designed especially to meet the needs of elementary, junior high, and high school students. World book encyclopedia 2017, 22 volume set 9780716601173. We are moving to a smaller residence and need to sell these. All books are fully illustrated with both color and black and white images. Hansen and john bellow, who realized that existing encyclopedias were offputting to young readers. This page includes finding the value of old encyclopedia sets, finding the value of encyclopedia britannica encyclopedias, finding the value of old websters dictionaries, finding the value of world book encyclopedias, finding the value of groliers book of knowledge encyclopedias, and more. Ltd sydney excellent source of information and knowledge delivered in a very fr. Complete 22 volume 1982 world book encyclopedia set tan. The world book encyclopedia by, 1970, field enterprises educational corp. The world book encyclopedia dictionary hardcover, two.
The 1976 national league championship series faced off the cincinnati reds known for their nickname at the time, the big red machine and the philadelphia phillies. We recommend used editions published before 1976 when it was extensively revised. This is the same 1976 world book encyclopedia dictionary set we had. We dont know when or if this item will be back in stock. To find out more about researching renewals, see this page. What is the value world book encyclopedia, 1976 edition. Founded in 1997, has become a leading book price comparison site. The world book encyclopedia, 1994, set by world book.
Best selling refers to the estimated number of copies sold of each book, rather than the number of books printed or currently owned. And because i was the only one who had a computer, i also got the encyclopedia on a cdrom. Wonderful, readable articles much better than britanica or americana for use by high school kids as well as most educated adults. I didnt think they were actually valuable and i realize lots of the information is even out of date but some of the photos in the book are beautiful and you cant reproduce the quality from the internet unless you have outstanding equipment which i dont think most people do. World book world book is a leading publisher of nonfiction and mixedgenre childrens book series, reference materials, and digital learning platforms.
The books are listed according to the highest sales estimate as reported in reliable, independent sources. However, it does not mean that collectors will not look for it. Reading and study guide includes bibliographies accessrestricteditem true. Buy world book encyclopedia 1973 online at alibris. World book encyclopedia yearbook year books 1968 1976 1971 missing. Top 3 books published in 1976 that people have added on goodreads. A set of 1976 the world book encyclopedia with bicentennial motif binding.
Up for auction is one set of world book encyclopedia. How much would a complete 30volume set of 1978 encyclopedia. I have a full set of the 1969 world book encyclopedias az and 3 additional year books of important happenings along with 3 dictionaries. What is the value of the world book encyclopedia date 1976. Set of 1976 the world book encyclopedia with bicentennial. This is a complete set of 22 volumes that was published in 1976. What is the value of the world book encyclopedia set 1974. According to current sales data the world book encyclopedia 1958 is currently valued on the retail market cost replacement for an average of 100. No writing, missing or torn pages, discoloration or other issues. Best books of 1976 102 books meet your next favorite book. World book encyclopedia 2003 volume 15 p replacement spare from set isbn 0716601044 by world book and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Get scores, news and notes in your inbox every day.
We have a complete 1978 set of world book encyclopedias. A new, distinctive, and independent library of reference dealing with events and developments of the period 1910 to 1921 inclusive volumes 32 by na and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Full complete set of 1962 world book encyclopedias. Encyclopedia britannica 1967 complete very rare white set. The world book encyclopedia 22 volume 1976 set plus 1975 yearbook, 1976 yearbook, science year 1975, science year 1976 only 1 left in stock order soon. Buy the world book encyclopedia, 1994, set by world book encyclopedia online at alibris. I didnt check ebay, but having worked in libraries for years and seeing patrons bring in old encyclopedia sets to donate or sell in our book sale, id say the value is probably very low.
The world book encyclopedia is an encyclopedia published in the united states. In 1915, they enlisted the help of michael vincent oshea, a professor of education at the university of wisconsin the first edition of the world book encyclopedia was published as simply the world book in 1917, by the hansonroachfowler. Could also be used in a library or study as a great decorative addition. Buy a cheap copy of the world book encyclopedia by field enterprises educational corporation staff. I have a complete set of the world book 75 anniversary edition.
Encyclopedia of nature and science 17 x books bundle vintage encyclopedia 3 books 2,16,17 are missing to complete full set. These shows that there is no demand for this book as of this time because of the decline in price. The world book encyclopedia set 1976 volume 122 with. Finding the value of world book encyclopedias thriftyfun. This collection includes a 1962 a through z 27 volume set, a set of yearbooks from 1963 to1969, a world atlas, and a pair of dictionaries. According to the company, its mission is to enhance learning and reading for. The bad news is, if you can find a buyer for that year you might get about 25.
The sets are out of date, and most people today find what they need on the internet, not in print material. That 39yearold encyclopedia was still useful, but didnt include anaything thats happened since about 1972. World book encyclopedia 2018, 22 volume set 9780716601180. Propedia index ak index lz micropedia books 1 to 12 incl. This is a complete 34 volume set of the 1987 encyclopedia britannica limited editionvolumes 1 through 12 are micropedia ready reference alphabeticvolume through 29 are macropedia knowledge in depth index 2 volumes1 volume propedia outline of knowledge guide to the britannica 1987 annual 1988 annual please ask any. Original s for 1976 renewals date from 1948 and 1949. Its also available for football, basketball and hockey. I bought my kids a new world book encyclopedia back in 1973. Open library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Score a books total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Comics and textbooks are not included in this list. My folks had an encyclopedia britannica from, oh, i cant even imagine how old it was. The world book encyclopedia book set az bonus study guide hardcover.
The world book encyclopedia in twelve volumes with guide. Great to use for teaching traditional research skills. This large two volume unabridged dictionary has relatively easy to understand definitions because it was written for children. Each team member is dedicated to producing accurate and unbiased information by utilizing contemporary technological tools and following traditional. Rare antique world book encyclopedia set 1928 complete. These books are preowned, and have a few marks from use, and a couple of the covers have some scrapes as shown in the photos, but overall, they are in very goodvery solid shape, the bindings are all very good, and these books have had very little use. Im just wondering how much these actually cost theres about 29 books. How much would a complete 30volume set of 1978 encyclopedia britannica macropedias be worth. Education is world books commitment and its editorial team is world books strength. This page provides lists of bestselling individual books and book series to date and in any language. This set of twenty two the world book encyclopedia with bicentennial binding is a collectors limited printing published in 1976 in a classic american motif binding. Auto suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters.
The world book encyclopedia, 1989 by book, incorporated. What is the value of 1976 world book encyclopedia set in. Pages in category 1976 the following 14 pages are in this category, out of 14 total. Internet archive contributor internet archive language english volume 16. See more ideas about world book encyclopedia, world and books. The world book encyclopedia, 2019, is a general az lookup source in 22. World book encyclopedia 1976 22 volumes complete set. Cincinnati reds over new york yankees 40 statheads want to know. Local pick up only complete set 1976 world book encyclopedia. See more ideas about world book encyclopedia, books and childhood memories.831 875 545 640 465 196 364 280 544 1052 562 888 706 1462 340 527 241 1120 1194 981 1429 283 982 30 858 1324 413 843 728 126 33 1072 140 752 414 234 23 479 707 1385 149 793 1416