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Armstrong Sperry was a well-known writer and illustrator of books for children and young adults. Many of his works were historical fiction and biography, and he often wrote about sailing ships. His most famous book, Call It Courage, won the Newbery Medal in 1941 for excellence in children's literature.
— biography from John Paul Jones: Fighting Sailor
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The Story of Mankind (Illustrator, some editions) 1,379 copies, 20 reviews
Tarzan and the Lost Empire (Illustrator, some editions) 520 copies, 5 reviews
Through Lands of the Bible (Illustrator) 109 copies, 1 review
Mystery at Thunderbolt House (Illustrator) 89 copies, 1 review
Hell on Ice (Illustrator) 84 copies, 2 reviews
The Story of Hiawatha (Illustrator) 59 copies, 1 review
The Jinx Ship (Illustrator) 36 copies
The Codfish Musket (Illustrator) 21 copies, 1 review
Johann Gutenberg (Real People) (Illustrator) 20 copies, 1 review
Faraway Ports (Illustrator) 17 copies
Zebulon Pike (Real People) (Illustrator) 16 copies
Prince Henry (Real People) (Illustrator) 13 copies, 1 review
Clipper Ship Men (Illustrator) 12 copies
Jungle River (Illustrator) 9 copies
Shuttered Windows (Illustrator) 8 copies
Secret of the Congo (Illustrator) 7 copies
Writing books for boys and girls (Contributor, some editions) 5 copies
Tall Timber (Illustrator) 4 copies
Ocean Outposts (Illustrator) 3 copies
Nicholas Arnold: Toolmaker (Illustrator) 2 copies
Courage Over the Andes (Illustrator) 2 copies
Dogie Boy (Illustrator) 1 copy
Stars to Steer By (Illustrator) 1 copy
Winabojo: Master of Life (Illustrator) 1 copy

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