Photographs and text provide a detailed description of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, with information on the construction of the landmark as a showpiece for the 1889 Universal Exposition of the Products of Industry in France, its subsequent maintenance, and its status as a symbol of the country.
call number/section: 725
subjects: tour eiffel (paris, france), buildings [X], eiffel tower (paris, france), paris (france) [X]
Presents an introduction to the Louvre, in simple text with illustrations, describing its history, its architecture, and the art that it contains.
call number/section: 727
After losing his dreary job as a train ticket puncher, optimistic Serafin learns he has inherited a dilapidated house and car and, with his friend Plume, sets out to repair them.
call number/section: FIC
subjects: conduct of life, friendship, buildings [X], automobiles, money-making projects for children, juvenile fiction / imagination & play, juvenile fiction / social issues / friendship, juvenile fiction / fantasy & magic, paris (france) [X], france