Title: The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 12c: The open door to reading
Author: W. Murray, Eleanor Farjeon, Anna Sewell, Robert Louis Stevenson, et al.
Illustrator: J.H. Wingfield, F. Hampson, R. Embleton
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Remarks: c.1975 reprint; stained
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "[The final book in the series] is made up of extracts from some well-known stories and poems by famous authors. We hope that you will read these extracts and then go on to read the books from which they are taken. These in turn will lead you to other wonderful books, and to a happy lifetime of enjoyable and valuable reading."
In true Ladybird fashion, there are stunning, full-page colour illustrations on every facing page.
Matt pictorial boards lightly soiled on front; rear in excellent condition. Previous price blocked over and 24p NET machine-printed alongside. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A green ink blot has stained the edges of the first 12 pages – text still remains legible – otherwise all other pages are in immaculate condition: crisp, clean, bright, and very tightly bound.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 52 pp.