The Home Adventure Library 10 Volume Set, Published by Southwestern Co. in Nashville, 1968 1st Edition. Created by the editors of Systems for Education of Chicago. Wide elementary general knowledge base, great illustrations, this reference set has really stood the test of time, and is a classic. Books show usage wear, but despite some cosmetic defects mainly to the covers, they are basically very sturdy, see photos as part of the description.
Table of Contents: 1 - The Earth and the Stars by R. Whittingham and B. Brooks, 2 - Numbers and Discoveries by A. J. Snider, 3 - Plants and Animals by L. L. Colby, 4 - People and Places by D. Johnstone and G. G. Dupee, 5 - America's Story by P. Neimark, 6 - All About You by P. Neimark, 7 - Great Stories from World Literature compiled by D. Heitkotter, 8 - Holidays and Entertainments by B. Brooks and R. Whittingham, 9 - Fact Book and Index compiled by the editors of Systems for Education, the last volume is a Parents Guide by James Ertel compiled by the editors of Systems for Education.
We bought these books from a family who home schooled two children and used these as general education primers, we have used them for our own daughter, and thought they were very well written and comprehensive.