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Looking for a 1960s Era Illustrated World Encyclopedia Set

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I am looking for a particular encyclopedia, circa 1960. I believe it was called the Illustrated World Encyclopedia or something like that. It was a set of about 20 volumes and the defining value of this set was, that in the rear of each volume was an alphabetical synopsis of many classic literary works. I loved reading these as a child and was wondering if anyone knew of the existence of these books. The books were about 6 inches x 10 inches and were a brownish color.

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March 29, 20120 found this helpful

Hm, I'm not sure, but there is someone on here that keeps asking about an old set that they have. Keep looking around on here and you may find out what I'm talking about.

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June 30, 20180 found this helpful

We do have that set. If that same person is interested. Copyright 1965 with the short story synopsis in back. They are in excellent condition. Please respond by email

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April 4, 20120 found this helpful

I have a set of 1971 World book encyclopedias with the volumes of 1972 up to & including 1977 for sale for $100. I am a resident of Beverly, Mass. If this is something that interests you kindly respond to this email.

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July 21, 20120 found this helpful

I have a 1960 set of illustrated world encyclopedia. Pls email me if you are interested.

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July 30, 20160 found this helpful

My set of books are from the year 1947...Childcraft..ways of learning

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February 11, 20130 found this helpful

I was looking to sell a set of these books. I know this is a very old post, but if interested I have the 21 piece set.

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Honestly they are in mint condition. Never opened as far as I can tell. They belonged to my mother/father in-law.

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October 30, 20160 found this helpful

I'm interested in a complete 1969 set, navy blue covers with a torch emblem. Will pay $500 for right set.

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March 13, 20170 found this helpful

Ive just moved into a new house and found tge full set are they worth anything

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March 23, 20170 found this helpful

Hi bellow I was wondering if you are interested in the illustrated world encyclopedias i have volumes 1-21 they are in fair condition any offer is appropriate. Please e-mail me if interested

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May 19, 20170 found this helpful

I have a set of the Illustrated World Encyclopedias copyright 1967. They are a cream/tan and green colored book. Its a set of 15 books and they were given to me when I was 5 yrs old. Selling for $50

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January 17, 20180 found this helpful

Hi I have the set I think u are looking for. You can call me 419-564-4184 or text. My name is Sally

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May 12, 20180 found this helpful

I am David. 812 887 4518. Have the full set Illustrated World Encyclopedia Bobley.

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Short time. Selling all with other money earning projects. Call in next 36 hours

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May 19, 20180 found this helpful

Are you still looking for this set? If yes, I have a complete 1964 set of Illustrated World Encyclopedia books. Pls send a message if you're still interested.

Debie.carl@sbcglobal.net

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May 19, 20180 found this helpful

I have a 1964 version of the set you are describing. Please email me if you are still interested.

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