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This auction is for a rare antique childrens book from 1879. With animals from furious foxes to wild wombats to help children remember letter shapes and sounds. The illustrated alphabet 90 day, the other way adult coloring book reality tv gift. A rollicking romp through the alphabet with the animals at the zoo, and a different letter and animal on each beautifully illustrated page.
If youre an antique dealer please use the following link to our listing form. The duo went on to work together for many years, with blakes distinctive art helping to bring dahls muchloved characters to life. This card was illustrated by catherine klein, she is known for her gorgeous floral illustrations. Employing a diverse range of media, her complex and disorientating art explores the relationship between individuals and their surroundings. An abc of toys published by thomas nelson, illustrated by phyl e. Antique childrens book the picture alphabet cousin daisy. Drawing since her school years, barton is a pro when it comes to inspiring book illustrations. Ernest ames, aims to teach young britons their abcs along with a veneration for military might.
Illustrated throughout in colour, about half full page. Many of these alphabet books to teach the abcs have become sought after and collectible. We sell only first editions and the finest copies of rare and collectible childrens books. Old book illustrations offers a wide range of public domain, royaltyfree images scanned from old books. The book is also warped with dirt marks from years in a barn. They range in subject from collectible picture books and antique sports books to outofprint magazine archives and more. We have over 100 antique categories, including antique jewelry, antique furniture, antique toys, asian antiques and many, many more. Your donations may be tax deductible, depending on your tax status and tax jurisdiction. Abc book of birds by stecher litho 1916 antique vintage. House by ezra fieldsmeyer, a remarkably creative autistic 15year old.
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This book by kate greenaway was designed to acquaint children with the alphabet. Cory 18771972 has never before appeared in book form. Antique book nursery rhymes for good boys and girls 1800s illus by h. Antique and vintage childrens books collectors weekly. Lavoie is an artist with a keen interest in art history, which includes not only the old masters, but vintage advertising art which in a number of cases was created by some of the most famous artists of the day. In a written or published work, an initial or drop cap is a letter at the beginning of a word, a chapter, or a paragraph that is larger than the rest of the text. S is for santa from my abc book written illustrated by art seidan. Alephbet books sells exceptional copies of collectible and rare childrens books and illustration art. Illustrated letters from the smithsonians archives of american art, which featured a curated selection of 178 handillustrated letters, love notes, driving directions, and jottings of current events, from various artists. Abaa members offer fine rare and antiquarian books and other printed materials, including maps, prints, photographs, ephemera, manuscripts, documents, and handwritten materials such as journals and diaries, correspondence, logbooks and ledgers from the.
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