Crockett, Kentucky: Rod and Staff Publishers, Inc., (1984). 8vo, original pictorial glazed cloth, 398 pages. Illus. Small smudge to the upper board; a trifle bumped; a very good copy. Item #17319
"James and Rhonda cheerfully labored in the hot sun, helping Mother weed carrots. The carrots were planted in wide beds. Together they were able to weed 24 square feet of carrots each hour. At this rate how many square feet of carrots did they weed in the 4 hours before noon?" Scholastic arithmetic geared for Mennonite and kindred communities; includes a table of Biblical measures (6 hins equals 1 ephah) and an exercise in Roman numerals with such phrases for translation as "Felix Manz, the first Anabaptist to be martyred by the Protestants, was drowned in MDXXVII."