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ANT AND BEE AND KIND DOG
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2124447
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1972. Almost very good condition.

An alphabetical story. Book 7 in the Ant and Bee series. Small oblong format. Green glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718200373. Some damage to spine, where it appears to have been taped at one time - some laminate and colour missing. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE GASHLYCRUMB TINIES
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 2124070
Published by Harcourt, Brace & Company. Circa 1997. Very good condition.

Or, After the Outing. An Appalling Alphabet which introduces a gallery of enchanting tots and produces a gasp of involuntary mirth when they attain Dreadful Demise. Slight oblong format. Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 5.25 x 6". ISBN: 0151003084. 2nd printing of this edition. Bumping along top and bottom cover edges. Top edge is also a little faded. Very lengthy inscription in ink to previous owner. Rest of contents are excellent!

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PETER RABBIT'S ABC FRIEZE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1814942
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Appley Dapply, Benjamin Bunny, Cottontail and more of Peter's friends help teach the alphabet. In three sections. ISBN: 0723256373. A few minor marks and light creases to cover. Friezes in excellent condition.

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CHRISTOPHER'S BOOK
Written by Merula Salaman. Illustrated by Merula Salaman.
Stock no. 1208819
Published by Pleiades Books. 3rd 1945. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Oblong format. Delghtful colour illustrations. An ABC book. Corners and top and tail of spine worn. Edges rubbed. Some marks to covers. Bookplate and name in ink inside front cover. Contents bright and clean.

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TIMOTHY AND MADAM MOUSE A NON-ABC BOOK
Written by Jane Thayer. Illustrated by Don Madden.
Stock no. 2123794
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Not a traditional ABC book - but still teaching children their letters. Two-tone illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0437794091. Small splits to top and tail of spine, with a little loss. Wear along cover edges. Small patch of surface paper damage to top of front cover. Foxing to covers. Some browning to pages.

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QUENTIN BLAKE'S ABC
Written by Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1814599
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

A is for Apples, some green and some red; B is for Breakfast we're having in bed... Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0224026178. Tiny 'dint' to front edge of spine (minor). Contents fine.

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THE GLORIOUS NOSEBLEED
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1407179
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st thus 1974. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Fifth Alphabet. An Exemplary Alphabet for Connoisseurs of Syntax, Semantics and Subtleties. Red boards. Oblong format. B/w illustrations. 6.75 x 7.25". ISBN: 0396070310. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Board edges a little rubbed. Couple of marks to boards. A few foxspots mostly to page edges. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a few small tears. Spine is faded. Large splash mark to rear panel plus smaller mark to front panel. Browning to verso.

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A PIXIE A.B.C
No author listed. Illustrated by Kris.
Stock no. 1609536
Published by Collins. Very good condition.

A Pixie Book. Very small format. Pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations. Board edges scuffed and worn. Initials in ink to front pastedown.

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MORE ANT AND BEE
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2123234
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1977. 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 spine. A few indentation marks to covers. 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. 2123233
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. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1 inch tear hole to spine, on rear cover. Some chipping and wear along cover edges.

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MORE ANT AND BEE
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2123232
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1973. Almost 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. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film. A few margin marks. One hinge pulled.

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A GARDEN ALPHABET
Written by John Harris.
Stock no. 1609301
Published by Octopus Books Ltd.. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. Compiled to illustrate some of the vanished beauties, fashions and eccentricities of former gardens and garden ephemera. ISBN: 0706410823. Spine and corners scuffed. Inscription to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn and repaired with tape.

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