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HISTORY OF THE HORN-BOOK (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Andrew W. Tuer.
Stock no. 1323668
Published by S. Emmering. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition.

Considered a definitive work on the history of horn-books, this is an unchanged reprint of the original edition published in 1896. Volume 1 contains the two text volumes with b/w illustrations, some b/w photos and some fold-out pages to go along with the text. Volume 2 contains 7 reproduction horn-books. ISBN: 9060331516. Spines slightly faded. A few small, light marks to covers. Light foxing to endpapers. Some slight marking to backgrounds of horn-books (the white paper background, not the actual horn-books which are in excellent condition).

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LUCY & TOM'S A.B.C.
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1824091
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

Oblong format. White glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour pictures. ISBN: 0575033983. Boards and text block lightly browned. Top corner of boards bumped. Light vertical crease to front endpaper and title page. Contents clean.

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ABC DINOSAURS AND OTHER PREHISTORIC CREATURES
Written by Jan Pienkowski. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2140845
Published by Heinemann Young Books. 1st 1993. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards. From Allosaurus to Zephyrosaurus, journey through a world of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures that come to life in this spectacular alphabet pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Rodger Smith and Helen Balmer. ISBN: 0434963720. Spine is faded. Some marks and browning to covers. Tab to O and P page is MISSING. Some internal foxing.

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COUNTING, TELL THE TIME AND ALPHABET BOOK
Written by Roger Hargreaves. Illustrated by Roger Hargreaves.
Stock no. 2140560
Published by BHS. 1st thus 1984. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 3 titles in one. 'Count Worm'; 'Grand Father Clock' and 'Albert The Alphabetical Elephant'. ISBN: 0340267186. Light bumping to corners.

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MORE ANT AND BEE
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2140513
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1981. Very good condition.

An Alphabetical Story, companion book to "Ant and Bee". Colour pictures on every page with new words printed in red. Green glazed boards. 110 pages. 3.75 x 4.75". ISBN: 0718200322. Bumping to top of spine. Small inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges.

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ANT AND BEE AND THE ABC
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2140512
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1979. Almost very good condition.

The first Ant and Bee book. Small oblong format. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718200306. 5th impression. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few marks to covers. Small inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges; a few to odd margin. Vertical creasing to a few pages. Illustrations are still nice and bright.

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THE MR. MEN ABC
Written by Roger Hargreaves. Illustrated by Roger Hargreaves.
Stock no. 2140342
Published by Thurman Publishing. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. Title to front cover is 'My Mr. Men ABC Book'. ISBN: 0859851087. Some light creasing to covers. Small chip/nick along bottom edge of rear cover.

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MY VERY FIRST BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Enid Warne Browne.
Stock no. 2138157
Published by The Sunshine Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine, pictorial boards, front shows little boy loading toy cart with apples. First story is "The Snowy Day". Lovely colour pictures throughout. Includes "Nursery Rhyme ABC". Spine is unevenly faded with some brown spots. Wear to cover edges. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE FAVOURITE ABC
No author listed. Illustrated by D. Osborne.
Stock no. 2137483
Published by Nelson. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine with black title. Pictorial boards. A board book. Uneven browning and marks to covers. Bumping along cover edges and to corners. Some grubby marks internally.

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AN ALPHABET OF MAGIC
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2135905
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

Green cloth with red title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Some fading. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few pages to contents.

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LUCY & TOM'S 123 AND ABC
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2135481
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. Two books in one. ISBN: 0241140757. Small grubby mark to front endpaper.

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LUCY & TOM'S A.B.C.
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2135480
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

Oblong format. White glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour pictures. ISBN: 0575033983. Light bumping/knocks to corners and along cover edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Page edge browning.

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