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THE GIMCRACK JINGLE ALPHABET
No author listed. Illustrated by Ingles Rhode.
Stock no. 1818423
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1900. Poor condition.

Each letter has an illustration and a verse to accompany it. Large oblong format. Green cloth spine, red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. Edges rubbed, corners worn, boards browned and a little grubby. New endpapers. Some professional repair to gutters and also some paper repair. Some pages creased and edge-worn (mainly A-E and V-Z). Grubby marks throughout.
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ENID BLYTON'S ROAD SAFETY COLOURING BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Connolly.
Stock no. 1318253
Published by H.A. and W.L. Pitkin Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial paper wraps. A-Z book of road safety with pictures to colour. Covers are edge worn. Light damp staining to page. Staples rusty. Colouring pages NOT touched.
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AN ABC OF TOYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Phyllis E. Webb.
Stock no. 1317855
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A board book. 11 x 8.5", first edition is larger with title printed on spine so this is a reprint. V stands for Van which goes spinning ahead; Colour illustrations for each letter of the alphabet. Spine and corners bumped and worn, spine covering slightly chipped. Covers slightly grubby. Some light fingering to contents.
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EASY STEPS FOR LITTLE FOLKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131359
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1904. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Large format. Stiff card covers. Pictorial front cover show two children sitting on a bench looking at a book, with sunflowers in the background. B/w illustrations. Chipping and some loss to cloth at top and tail of spine. Corners are bumped, with chipping. Binding weak; stitching is starting to come loose in a few places. Bookplate to inside front cover. Foxing and grubby marks. A reading copy.
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ABC ALL COLOUR BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131288
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Lilac glazed boards. A lovely book of ABC for children. Full page illustrations for every letter to a page. 10.5 x 8.5". Unpaginated. Bumping to spine and corners. Margin tear to rear endpaper.
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A FRENCH ALPHABET
Written by Margaret Cardew. Illustrated by Margaret Cardew.
Stock no. 2131050
Published by Faber & Faber. Circa 1945. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, pictorial front cover. Oblong format. Nice colour illustrations. Boards are a bit bowed. Some spotting to edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is creased and browned with tears and chips; some small areas of loss; ink writing to front panel.
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THE STRUWWELPETER ALPHABET
Written by Harold Begbie. Illustrated by F. Carruthers Gould.
Stock no. 2130993
Published by Grant Richards. 1st 1900. Good condition.

Brown pictorial boards, red cloth spine. 10.5 x 8.5". Colour plates and humourous verse. Spine is browned, with a couple of small holes to cloth. Covers are very browned/grubby with scuffing and Wear. Joints are cracked; can see webbing through and binding is weak. Contents are generally very good; a few margin marks.
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THE UNICORN ALPHABET
Written by Marianna Mayer. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 1817624
Published by Frances Lincoln. 1st UK 1989. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Glorious colour pictures of unicorns on every page. ISBN: 0711205957.
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AN ALPHABET OF ANIMALS
Written by Isabelle Brent. Illustrated by Isabelle Brent.
Stock no. 2130738
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st USA 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Lavish colour illustrations of birds and animals. ISBN: 0316108529.
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ALPHABEARS
Written by Kathleen Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130601
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A simple rhyming text not only provides an introduction to the alphabet but also a story book for young children and a picture book to enchant readers of all ages. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041650180X. Small tear hole to side of spine.
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AUNT LOUISA'S FIRST BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Aunt Louisa.
Stock no. 2130317
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1909. Good condition.

Larger format. Cloth spine. Pictorial covers. Fully Illustrated. Includes ABC and 123, Tell the time, Nursery rhymes and more! A few inch split to top of spine at rear; some fraying to cloth. Bumping and heavy wear to corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing and grubby marks. Binding is weak; some pulling to stitching.
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ABC IN LIVING MODELS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130170
Published by Bookano Strand Publications Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Bookano Series. A book in which all the letters of the alphabet stand up in life-like form when the pages open. Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Scuffing and marks to covers. Bumping to corners and spine. A bit of fading to spine. Vertical tear to the 'A' on pop-up one. Margin marks.
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