All Around the Town by Phyllis McGinley. 1948 Hardcover First Edition ABC Book. Illustrated by Helen Stone. Published by J.B. Lippincott Company.
ABC book featuring sights and sounds around the city. Alternating color and black and white illustrations for the letters of the alphabet.
Book measures 7 3/4 inches wide x 9 7/8 inches tall. Unpaginated. Hardcover. No dust jacket.
Good used condition with edge and corner wear to the front cover. Edge and corner wear to the back cover, along with some small spots of paper loss. Inside front cover has a couple of ink circles near the upper right corner. And the first few pages have some soiling and a pencil scribble. Otherwise interior pages are very good with no marks or tears.
A very cute ABC book!
My ABC of Ships. Vintage 1921 Saalfield Publishing Co. Children's Book No. 2060.
Linen like book that measures about 8 1/2 inches wide x 10 1/4 inches tall. 16 pages including front and back covers. Staple binding.
Full page color illustrations of boats, ships and sailors. Along with the letters of the alphabet that each have a rhyme about ships.
Good condition with average handling wear for a book almost one hundred years old. Some small creases, soiling and wear to the covers and spine.
Interior pages are good with some soiling, former owners name written inside front cover, and it looks like there was a small white price tag sticker on the upper right corner of the first inside page that someone tried to remove.
A colorful vintage children's book!