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    Look and Learn [#36, September 22, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover by R. S. Embleton)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · Here Comes the Milk! · Anon. · pi
    • 4 · The Golden Age of Greece · Leonard Cottrell · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 6 · Other People’s Counties No. 1: This Is Australia · Anon. · ar; illustrated by Saynor
    • 8 · A New Life on the Roof of the World · Anon. · ar
    • 9 · Marvels in Miniature · Anon. · ar
    • 10 · Animal in Armour · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Famous Faces from Famous Books No. 1-Mr. Wilkins Micawber · Anon. · cs; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 12 · The Battle of Britain · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · Stories from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 14 · Weaving Pictures for the Wall · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Great Beginnings No. 1: Marconi: They Flew a Kite-and Changed the World · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Masters of the Arts: He Loved the Gay Life · Anon. · ar
    • 19 · Where do they go in Winter? · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Poems and Poets: Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: All Aboard [Part 1 of 2] · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 1 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 1: Leif Ericsson · Anon. · pi; illustrated by R. S. Embleton


    Look and Learn [#37, September 29, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · Red Ships for Danger · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Spartans Go to War · Leonard Cottrell · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 6 · Riddle of the Sunshine Flight · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · It Took Nine Centuries to Make You Free · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · Other People’s Counties-Australia: South to a New Land · Anon. · ar
    • 9 · Britain Invaded-by Invitation! · Anon. (by Robert Erskine) · ar; illustrated by M. Maitland Howard
    • 10 · The Honey Makers · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Radio’s ’Tower of Babel’ · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · The Norman Invasion · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · They Made Music: Melodies Ended His Mission · Anon. · ar
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: He Could Have Taught Stones to Draw · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Stories from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 17 · Caviare · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Great Beginnings: The Men Who Gave Us the Camera · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Poems and Poets: John Gilpin’s Famous Ride · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: All Aboard [Part 2 of 2] · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 2 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 2: Columbus · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#38, October 6, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · The Tiny World of Puppets · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Revolution! · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · A Long, Long Sleep · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Famous Faces from Famous Books No. 2-Dr. Samuel Johnson · Anon. · cs
    • 8 · The Golden City and Its Tragic Story · Anon. · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 10 · Coats of Camouflage · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · The Arrow That Rocked the World · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Magna Carta · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · Story from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: He Ran a Factory of Great Art · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Other People’s Counties-Australia: Land of Wide Open Spaces · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Rays on ’Secret Service’ · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · The Teapot’s Magic Flame · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · The Pied Piper of Hamelin · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Looking at Learning · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 3 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 3: Was It All a Mistake? · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#39, October 13, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · The Cups That Cheer · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Revolution: The Death of King Louis · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Making Our Laws-and Putting them into Action · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · The World’s Most Fantastic Light · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · Richest City of them All · Leonard Cottrell · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 10 · Old Blacknose Strikes to Kill · Anon. · ar; illustrated by G. W. Backhouse
    • 11 · Why Does New York Bounce? · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Over the Sea to Skye · R. S. Embleton · pi; illustrated by R. S. Embleton
    • 14 · Stories from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: The Man of Sunshine · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Mystery Men of History · Anon. (by Robert Erskine) · ar; illustrated by M. Maitland Howard
    • 17 · Dance of Defeat · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Father to a Quarter of a Million Children · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Poems and Poets: The Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Switch on the Light · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 4 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 4: John Cabot · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#40, October 20, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · Carpets on the Table · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Other People’s Counties No. 2: South Africa-Land of Gold and Sunshine · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Mount Everest in a Suitcase! · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Famous Faces from Famous Books No. 3-The Little Woman · Anon. · cs; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 8 · The Battle That Freed Greece · Leonard Cotrell · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 10 · Everyone Votes for Teddy · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · ’Space’ Comes Down to Earth · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · The Family of Nations · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · They Made Music: A Friend Faced Death for His Music · Anon. · ar
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: Pupil Who Built a Rival ’School’ · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Stories from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 16 · The Link Between Two Oceans · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · The Reign of Terror · Anon. · ar; illustrated by Lea
    • 20 · Poems and Poets: Nelson Made Him Famous · Anon. · ar; illustrated by Lea
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Words, Words, Words · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 5 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 5: Hernando Cortes-Conqueror from Sunny Spain · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#41, October 27, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover by R. S. Embleton)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · Treasure Under the Sea · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Other People’s Counties: South Africa-The Great Trek · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Jupiter Comes to Power · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Even a Worm will Learn! · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · City of the Sea Kings · Leonard Cotrell · ar; illustrated by James E. McConnell
    • 10 · The Fish That Builds a Nest · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Riding on a Rocket · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · The Tuileries · C. L. Doughty · pi; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 14 · How Your Local Council Works · Anon. · ar
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: Secret Society of Art · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Stories from the Bible · Rev. James M. Roe · cl
    • 16 · Life of a Loaf · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · The Man Who Harnessed Steam · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · I Just Want to Be ’Mister’, Said Kipling · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: More About Words · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 6 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 6: Ferdinand Magellan · Anon. · pi; illustrated by R. S. Embleton


    Look and Learn [#42, November 3, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · The Play That Lasts All Day · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The Holy Land Today: Airlift Over the Bible Country · Rev. James M. Roe · ar
    • 6 · Look! No Hands! · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Famous Faces from Famous Books No. 4-Jena the Gentleman · Anon. · cs; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 8 · The Greatest Secret of All · Anon. · ar
    • 9 · Other People’s Counties: South Africa-Land of Many Races · Anon. · ar
    • 10 · These ’Buffalo’ Are Bison · Anon. · ar; illustrated by G. W. Backhouse
    • 11 · The Great Architect · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Hadrian’s Wall · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · Riddle of the Rich Invaders · Anon. (by Robert Erskine) · ar
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: Painter of the Long Necks · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · They Made Music: The Brilliant Blacksmith’s Boy · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Where Animals Drop in from the Skies · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · The Hero of Quebec · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Poet Who Loves Ships · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: ’Curtain Up!’ · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · A Locket to Adventure [Part 7 of 7] · C. M. Nelson · nb Harrap 1962, as “He Went with Wellington”; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 7: Francis Drake-First Englishman Round the World · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#43, November 10, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover by R. S. Embleton)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · The Ten A.M. Special · Anon. · ar; illustrated by Bagley
    • 4 · The Holy Land Today: The Mount Where Our Lord Preached · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 6 · A Movie Camera for Your Pocket · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Is This How Life Began? · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 1 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 10 · Tadpole That Never Grew Up · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Other People’s Counties: South Africa-School Among the Elephants · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · The Gunpowder Plot · C. L. Doughty · pi; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 14 · They Made Music: He Played for Pennies · Anon. · ar
    • 14 · Masters of the Arts: An Artist on the Run · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 17 · Buns for the Evil Spirits · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · Thousand Mile an Hour Flyer · Anon. · ar; illustrated by Cross
    • 20 · The World’s Song Maker · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Cycles with Engines · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Gods Go to War · Anon. · ar
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 8: Courtier of the Muddy Cloak · Anon. · pi; illustrated by R. S. Embleton


    Look and Learn [#44, November 17, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover photo)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 2 · Wash and Brush-Up for Buses · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · Other People’s Counties No. 3: Russia-Largest Country in the World · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Accident Helped Her Dance to Fame · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Machines That Can Walk to Work · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The Holy Land Today: Where Jesus Was Betrayed and Arrested · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 10 · Animals That Turned into Stone · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · The Council’s ’Shopping List’ · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · On the Field at Waterloo · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 15 · Masters of the Arts: Artist of the Floods · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Blue-Prints Make You What You Are · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · Fortunes Under the Hammer · Anon. · ar
    • 18 · The Light That Saved Our Miners · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · His Poem Cried ’Danger!’ · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Stop Press! · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 2 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 9: Hudson-In Search of the North-West Passage · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#45, November 24, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover by R. S. Embleton)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · Fiercest Animal of Them All · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The Lifestream of Man · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · An Actor Never Stops Learning · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Birth of the River · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The Holy Land Today: In the Heart of the Holy City · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 10 · Three ’Guns’ Give Us Colour TV · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Other People’s Counties No. 4: Russia Part 2-It’s Really Hot in Russia! · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Mutiny on the Bounty · Anon. · pi; illustrated by R. S. Embleton
    • 14 · Secret of the X · Anon. · ar
    • 15 · The Story Behind the Picture: Yellow Sails · Anon. · pi
    • 16 · He Wrote the Very First Wild West Opera · Anon. · ar
    • 17 · Festival of the Fish · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Hammer That Shook the Earth · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Let’s Make It Simple, Said Wordsworth · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Lighting Up the Highways · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 3 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 10: The Pilgrim Fathers · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#46, December 1, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · Girls with Wings · Anon. · pi
    • 4 · How We Fight Our Tiny Enemies · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Dmitri Goes to Wkona · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Ice with Sharp Teeth · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The Holy Land Today: Along the Good Samaritan’s Road · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 10 · Spiders in Diving Suits · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Shooting Colour Into TV · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Gold Rush! · Anon. · pi; illustrated by C. L. Doughty
    • 14 · Sea Cadet Wrote a Symphony · Anon. · ar
    • 15 · Carts of Many Colours · Anon. · pi
    • 16 · How We Get Our Government · Anon. · ar
    • 17 · The Story Behind the Picture: The Doctor Was His Friend · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · “We Conquer the Cape-Or Die!” · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Children’s Doctor Became a Poet · Anon. · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Playtime: A History of Toys · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 4 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 11: The Coming of Steam · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#47, December 8, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · Iron Horses of the Road · Anon. · pi
    • 4 · Pasteir-Genius Against Germs · Anon. · ar
    • 6 · Dresses Fit for a Queen · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Course Set for Venus · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The Holy Land Today: The Blue Waters Were Jesus Taught · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 10 · Lizards That Weighed Tons · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · What the Wild Waves Are Doing · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Tristan Da Cunha · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 5 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 15 · Down a Coal Mine · Anon. · pi
    • 16 · Strauss, the Waltz King · Anon. · ar
    • 17 · The Story Behind the Picture: Young Peter Paints the Peasants · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · The World’s Greatest Prizes · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · The Poet Was a Bus Conductor · Anon. · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: “Man the Lifeboat!” · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · How Prometheus Stole the Fire · Anon. · ar
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 12: The Race Is On! · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#48, December 15, 1962] (1/-, 24pp, cover photo)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · A Kiss Between Fish · Anon. · pi
    • 4 · Other People’s Countries No. 3: Spain-Land of the Long, Hot Summer · Anon. (by Stephen D. Frances, [?]) · ar
    • 6 · Town Beneath the Arctic Ice · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Famous Faces from Famous Books-The Bad Becky Sharp · Anon. · cs
    • 8 · The Holy Land Today: A Panic by Jacob’s Well · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 10 · The Farmer’s Year · Anon. · pi
    • 11 · The Law Goes Into Action · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Cape Canaveral-Book Here for the Moon · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · How Many Birthdays Has an Animal? · Anon. · ar
    • 15 · Shopping in Pakistan · Anon. · pi
    • 16 · Voice That Thrilled the World · Anon. · ar
    • 17 · The Story Behind the Picture: Ballet Girls Take a Rest · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Fungus That Saved a Million Lives · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Alice Was an Oxford Girl · Anon. · ar; illustrated by R. S. Embleton
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: The World’s Water Highways · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 6 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 24 · Pioneers Across the Atlantic No. 13: Enter the Big Jet Liners... · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Peter Jackson


    Look and Learn [#49, December 22, 1962] (1/-, 24pp)
    • 2 · Between Ourselves · Anon. · ed
    • 3 · Filling Santa’s Sack · Anon. · pi
    • 4 · The Holy Land Today: The Little Town of Bethlehem · Rev. James M. Roe · ar; illustrated by J. Millar Watt
    • 6 · The Riddle of the Wise Men’s Star · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Famous Faces from Famous Books-Pirate Chief of Never-Never Land · Anon. · cs
    • 8 · The Heart of a Motor Car · Anon. · ar
    • 9 · She Found Fame in Fleet Street · Anon. · ar
    • 10 · Britain’s Biggest Wild Animal · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · All Lit Up for Christmas · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Monument That Became a Ship · Anon. · pi
    • 14 · The Criminal on Trial · Anon. · ar
    • 15 · Pictures on Windows · Anon. · pi
    • 16 · Shoot the Composer! · Anon. · ar
    • 17 · The Story Behind the Picture: The First Christmas · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Did You Know That... · Anon. · pi
    • 18 · Fortunes Stuck on Envelopes · Anon. · ar
    • 20 · Other People’s Countries No. 3: Spain Part 2-The Rise of the Fascists · Anon. (by Stephen D. Frances, [?]) · ar
    • 22 · From Then Till Now: Fares, Please! The Story of Buses · Anon. · pi
    • 23 · The Pickwick Papers [Part 7 of 8] · Charles Dickens · n. Chapman & Hall 1837, as The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; abridged.
    • 24 · The Route to the Moon No. 1: First Men to Fly · Anon. · pi; illustrated by Ferdinando Tacconi


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