CHILDREN'S ALPHABET BOOKS

[4]Dean's steam boat : a companion to "the railway alphabet".
[London? : Dean's, 185-?]
[9] leaves : 24 x 16 cm.
(Hand colored illustrations. Dean's one shilling colored untearable abc books mounted on cloth).
[5]Nursery friends ABC.
London ; New York : Raphael Tuck & Sons, [ca. 1800-1899]
[10] p. : 22 x 17 cm.
(Untearable linen. Father Tuck's "Play & Pleasure" Series A.B.C. : No. 1614).
Nursery friends ABC.
[6]Lear, Edward, 1812-1888.
A new nonsense alphabet.
Edited by Susan Hyman.
London : Bloomsbury, 1988.
[48] p. : 30 x 20 cm.
(The genesis of the alphabet can be traced to a meeting on an island in the Ionian Sea. In 1862 Lear was wintering in Corfu . . . In dustjacket).
[7]Crane, Walter, 1845-1915.
An alphabet of old friends ; and, The absurd ABC.
New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art and Thames and Hudson, 1981.
[28] p. : 26 x 22 cm.
(An alphabet of old friends originally published 1874 ; The absurd ABC originally published 1874. In the first of these two volumes, the letters of the alphabet are presented through illustrated traditional nursery rhymes and in the second, they are introduced with humorous illustrations and verses).
An alphabet of old friends; and, The absurd ABC.
[8] Farm friends ABC.
Chicago : M.A. Donohue, 1911.
[10] p. : 24 x 18 cm.
(Our pets A.B.C. series ; no. 890).
(Printed on linen).
[9] The sea-side alphabet.
[London : Nelson, 1916?]
[18] p. : 28 x 21 cm.
[10]Falls, C.B. (Charles Buckles), 1874-1960.
ABC book : designed and cut on wood.
Garden City, NY : Doubleday, 1923.
1 v. (unpaged) : 32 x 23 cm.
[11]Gg, Wanda, 1893-1946.
The ABC bunny.
New York : Coward, McCann, 1933, 1961.
[40] p. : 28 x 22 cm.
(Includes "ABC song" [words and music]).
The ABC bunny.
[12] Melcher, Bertha Corbett.
The sunbonnet babies A-B-C book : a modern hornbook.
Grover, Eulalie Osgood, 1873-
New York : Rand, McNally, c1929, 1935.
64 p. : 23 x 17 cm.
(1935 edition).
[13] ABC : alphabet book.
U.S.A. : Platt & Munk, 1939?
[10] p. : 20 x 16 cm.
(A board book. No. 850).
[14]Rey, H.A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-
Look for the letters : a hide-and-seek alphabet.
New York : Harper, 1945.
[56] p. : 21 x 24 cm.
(In dustjacket).
[15] Newberry, Clare Turlay, 1903-
The kittens' ABC.
New York : Harper & Brothers, 1946.
[36] p. : 33 x 26 cm.
[16] Malvern, Corinne, 1905-
Up in the attic : a story ABC.
McElroy, Margaret Julia, 1889-
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1948.
[42] p. : 20 x 17 cm.
(A Little Golden Library ; 53).
[17] Todd, Mary Fidelis.
ABC and 123.
New York : Whittlesey House, 1955.
1 v. (unpaged) : 26 x 21 cm.
(In dustjacket).
[18]Seuss, Dr.
On beyond zebra.
New York : Random House, 1955.
[60] p. : 29 x 21 cm.
(Gibraltar Library Binding).
[19]Williams, Garth.
The big golden animal ABC.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1957.
1 v. (unpaged) : 32 x 24 cm.
(First published in 1954 under title: The golden animal A.B.C.).
[20] Munari, Bruno.
A B C.
Cleveland, OH : World Publishing Co., 1960.
1 v. (unpaged) : 30 x 22 cm.
(In dustjacket).
[21] Sendak, Maurice.
Alligators all around.
[New York] : Harper & Row, 1962.
1 v. (unpaged) : 9 x 7 cm.
(Nutshell Library ; [1]. In dustjacket).
[22] Wildsmith, Brian.
ABC.
New York : Franklin Watts, 1963.
[59] p. : 19 x 26 cm.
(In dustjacket).
[23] Piatti, Celestino.
Celestino Piatti's animal ABC.
1st U.S. ed.
New York : Atheneum, 1966.
1 v. (unpaged) : 22 x 30 cm.
(English text by Jon Reid. In dustjacket).
[24] Chwast, Seymour.
Still another alphabet book : ABCDFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTU VWXYZ.
New York : McGraw-Hill, 1970?
54 p. : 26 x 21 cm.
(By Seymour Chwast and Martin Stephen Moskof. This alphabet book is also a puzzle and a game. . . In dustjacket).
Still another alphabet book: ABCDFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ.
[25] Rojankovsky, Feodor, 1891-1970.
F. Rojankovsky's ABC : an alphabet of many things.
New York : Golden Press, 1970.
1 v. (unpaged) : 32 x 24 cm.
(A big golden book).
[26] Delaunay, Sonia.
Alphabet.
New York : Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1972.
[54] p. : 29 x 25 cm.
(Most of the verses that appear in this book are traditional English nursery rhymes of ancient and anonymous authorship. The verse that accompanies the letter C is by Sandra Jordan; those for J and R are by Kate Greenaway; and that for W is by Christina Rossetti. In dustjacket).
[27] Baskin, Leonard, 1922-
Hosie's alphabet.
[1st ed.]
[New York] : Viking Press, 1972.
[57] p. : 30 x 20 cm.
(Words by Hosea Tobias & Lisa Baskin. In dustjacket. Dedication copy signed by the artist).
[28] Provensen, Alice & Martin.
A peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedarius.
1st ed.
New York : Viking Press, 1978 .
[42] p. : 18 x 27 cm.
(Illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen. Published in Shaker Manifesto of July 1882 under title: Rhymes of animals. In dustjacket).
[29] Kitchen, Bert.
Animal alphabet.
New York : Dial Books, 1984.
[32] p. : 31 x 24 cm.
Animal alphabet.
[30] Van Allsburg, Chris.
The alphabet theatre proudly presents, The Z was zapped : a play in twenty-six acts.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1987.
[56] p. : 31 x 23 cm.
(Performed by Caslon Players. Written and directed by Mr. Chris Van Allsburg. In dustjacket).
[31] Wormell, Christopher.
An alphabet of animals.
London : Collins, 1990.
[59] p. : 27 x 27 cm.
(The art for this book was created from hand cut lino block prints).

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