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Er.tes Le.ebuch fur Kinder. (First Reading Book for Children). American Tract Society New York
Price: $18.00

160 pp. Blind stamped, gilt brown cloth hard cover, illustrated, entirely in German. Begins with the alphabet, an illustration, the upper and lower case letter than a biblical verse, other items include the small and large alphabets, the vowels, simple syllables, and short stories. 6 1/4" x 4" written in German, spine torn, binding loose, wear on cover,  foxing
Nursery Primer
Price: $28.00

24 pp primer with color illustrations of children at work and play on covers. Woodcut on inside cover depicts older child playing teacher in a classroom setting. Title page depicts a ring of children around the world.  Includes 18 different lessons. Printed on pulp or short fiber paper.
Simeon Ide The Infant's Illuminated ABC Primer Book. Manufacturing Co. Simeon Ide, Ag't.Claremont.1848
Price: $35.00

32 pp. wrapper book, with illustrations, but missing pages 15-19, 29-30. There are two sections of the alphabet. The first shows two historiated woodcut letters to a page. The second has four illustrative cuts per page with vocabulary words as well. All pages have a decorative border. Page 31 has a woodcut portrait of George Washington. Cover is missing as well, and has been rebound with a green cloth and tape. Several intact tears, others repaired with tape, others tears are sewn. Cover sheet is missing bottom portion. Foxing and slight toning. Measures 5 3/4" x 3 1/2"..
The Child's Picture Book of ABC
Price: $40.00

24 pp. with paper wraps. Merrill's Toys. Woodcut engravings throughout. Title page depicts miniature children turning the pages of a giant alphabet book. Begins with complete alphabet sets upper and lower case, different fonts and italics.  This is followed by the alphabet, each with a relevant woodcut, lower and upper case words and letters and the vowel sound used to pronounce the word. I for ibex, M for mole and V for viper.  Also includes information on connected letters, simple phrases, three letter words, long and short vowels, the accent is on the second syllable and more.  The illustrations have been hand colored; presumably by a previous owner, as however colored this neglected to stay within the lines.  Measures 4" x 6".  Old sewing repair on spine. Well read with wear.
Home ABC
Price: $40.00

16mo. Unpaginated. Linen Each page with three (3) letters and illustration relevant to letter. H is for Hoop Henry, N is for Negro, X is for Axe. Cover wear. Interior in excellent condition.
Picture Primer
Price: $40.00

8vo. 8 pp with wraps with red printing  First page is upper case alphabet followed by lower case. page. Five (5) lesson pages, concluding with a child praying as he has lost his parents. All pages hand colored. Scarce item.
Playmates ABC
Price: $50.00

8vo. 10 pp. A twist on the traditional ABC book. Begins with "Hide and Seek with the Big Letters" printed in black and white. Each letter with a question and relevant illustration for letter. "Where is the A in Wall and Cat?" ."Where is the Q in Queen and Quill?. Interspersed three-quarter page color illustrations throughout.
ABC Rhymes
Price: $50.00

8vo. 14 pp. on linen. Alphabet text page with corresponding illustrations for four (4) alphabet letters on another page. K is for Kakadu, kangaroo, kiosk and kabyl--all of which are depicted in the illustatration
The Brimful Book, Mother Goose Animals A.B.C. illustrated by Eulalie, C. M. Burd and G & D Haumann. Platt adn Munk Co Inc.New York.1939
Price: $50.00

A charming children's book full of Mother Goose Rhymes and colorful illustrations. In addtion to the classic rhymes the book also features several short stories, such as "Good Doggies" and "The Quack Quack Family". There is also an ABC section to the book as well. Red cloth backed covers, with a pictorial cover attached.  Pictorial end papers depicting characters from the rhymes.   Unpaginated. This book was copyrighted in 1927, 1928, 1929, and 1939. It is the 23rd edition. Edited by Watty Piper. Measures 12 1/4" x 10". Edge wear to cloth covers, the boards beneath the cloth are exposed in the corners. The pictorial cover is worn on the edges, and has some small sections of missing surface litho. Back cover has some stains. Inside endpaper is torn in two places. Tape repair to binding. There is an inscription down by a previous owner. Minor stains and toning on interior pages, does not affect readability.
ABC Book
Price: $55.00

No. 923. Large format ABC picture book with cover illustrations of bookseller with children curiously looking through his wares.  Picture book with illustrations K for Kangaroo, S for Seasaw, Z for Zebra. Measures 10" x 14"
Christmas Stories ABC
Price: $80.00

10 pp linen soft cover book. 8vo. Cover depicts Santa Claus plowing down a country road in a roadster-- the back brimming with toys. Christmas themed when appropriate ABC pages follow. C - Chrismas, E - Eve before Christmas, etc.  Five (5) illustrations in full color, five (5) line drawings in sepia. Half page illustrations relevant to alphabet words. Dear Chrismas related imagery Children decorate a tree, Nettie receives a Christmas parce, Children shop for toys. Illustrations in the style of Outcault's Buster Brown.
The Ladder to Learning,
Price: $85.00

8 pages. Paper wraps. Hand colored woodcut ABC book. X stands for Xerxes, the great Persian King. Z stands for Zany, a foolish Young Fellow. Sewing repair on spine. Crayoning on reverse of pages. Charming.  Well used.
Uncle Sam's ABC Book, Printed in Linen, 1897. W.B. Conkey Company.Chicago ; New York.1897
Price: $95.00

12 pp unpaginated book printed on linen. Two color illustrations(red and blue) on wrappers; alphabet and words printed in color, accompanied by black and white illustrations. A delightfully charming ABC book which pairs each letter with three words, as well as using creative illustration to include each object in the drawing. For example A is for Acorn, Axe, and Angler; B is for Bicycle, Boy, and Balloon, etc. Measures 6 1/2" x 4 1/2". OCLC 1 - (3/2017). Book has wear and fraying. Pages are soiled and toned. The color accented ink (mostly red) has started to bleed through the pages. The blue ink has faded oddly in some areas.