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Dec 22, 2015 ladybird book pastiches become stockingfiller hit of 2015 read more penguin originally printed 15,000 copies of each title but the books have proved a surprise runaway hit. Peppa pig fun at the fair read aloud storybook for kids. When i was a child, lost at the fair was one amongst a number of books my nan had kept from when my father and uncles were boys. Dan and daisy dormouse and their friends highjinks at a fair, told in verse. The official uk home of ladybird books, publishers of the best books for young children from first books to learning to read.
First published in 1948 this edition is from around 1967. More information about this seller contact this seller 2. No print or edition stated, dustjacket has wear and tear at extremitiesprice clipped, book is tan with green illustration and text, covers are lightly worn and bumped at extremities, previous owners name on flep, couple small marks and smudges inside, series 401, a ladybird book. Making a transistor radio ladybird book internet archive. Lost at the fair is a delightful story told in verse,in which dan and daisy dormouse and their little friends have exciting adventures at a fair. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.
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Your book should have a catalogue page, or pages, at the rear of the book showing books in other ladybird series. I have fond memories of reading about the dormouse familys trip to the fair, and some of the illustrations such as fieldie mouse sitting atop the milestone stick in my mind to this day. Ladybird book pastiches become stockingfiller hit of 2015 read more penguin originally printed 15,000 copies of each title but the books have proved a surprise runaway hit. Apr 18, 2020 item 1 ladybird book lost at the fair by a. Beautifully crafted sarcasm with a twee traditional ladybird feel. A re launch party is held in a classroom of soho primary school for the book we go to the gallery the book which is a parody of the ladybird book series caused controversy when it was first launched, the reprin is only possible because of a change in the laws on parody credit. Lost at the fair rhyming stories by ladybird series and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. I n 1971, a book about the computer was published under the childrens imprint ladybird as part of a series designed to show schoolchildren how it works. Storyspecific words are repeated to practise throughout. The ladybird book of british railway locomotives the ladybird book of motor cars the ladybird book of aircraft the ladybird book of commercial vehicles a ladybird book of flags merchant ships ladybird series 587 travel flight one australia flight two canada flight three u.256 1468 915 1252 74 1584 1437 1530 1526 560 488 278 60 349 300 1210 1213 1190 1003 431 1261 53 853 210 1344 147 1355 866 539 1035 875 70 1087 531 337 302 1078 1346 606 16