Bond, Guy L.
Title Many Surprises (Developmental Reading Series: A Basic Reading Program)
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾
Publisher Chicago Lyons and Carnahan 1954
Illustrator Hurford, A. F.; Hurford, Miriam Story
Seller ID ET0141
Orange cloth boards with a black, white and blue illustration of a clown. Boards are rubbed and smudged with scuffing at extremities. Front end paper has been removed. Unmarked pages are bright and crisp with an occasional smudge or bit of soiling. Binding is straight and tight. 155 pages. Measures about 6.25 x 8.5 inches. Five chapters of stories for early readers told in Dick & Jane style. the children here are Billy and Jane, and they get into all sorts of adventures. Bright, fun illustrations throughout with all kinds of animals, and of course, clowns. Great mid century style. This book would be at home in any vintage children's book collection.
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