Vintage (1980) and super hard to find first-edition set of 4 Acorn Magic Readers Children's Learn to Read | Very First Stories books in original slip case authored by Peter Shreck. Books printed in USA by Collier. Complete.
This is a great set of learn-to-read books for the younger set by American psychologist Peter Shreck former President of Bord Warner Education Systems. The set consists of 4 titles, in their original slip case:
- The Big Red Monster;
- The Upside-Down Book;
- The Little Red Ducks; and
- Baby Badger's Birthday Party.
Title synopsis: Part of Shreck's Very First Stories Series of children's early reading books narrated by the fictional character Pamela Pig. In the stories, the animal friends engage in various activities from birthday parties, to painting, to picnicking to chasing a monster. Pamela Pig will always ask the reader to locate various words and sounds within the text of the stories.
In VERY GOOD! vintage condition the books and slip case show some wear and rub to the corners and edges. Books are complete and have a strong sturdy stapled bind with NO! pages separating from it. MINIMAL! foxing | yellowing of the pages, NO! ripped or torn pages, NO! dog eared corners. The slip case has some crayon marks on it and the inside covers has a child's name written on it (please review each of the posted photos for a complete visual of the items).
Great gift for a baby shower or for home-schooling the kids in learning to read. Books designed for pre-school children aged 3-5 years of age.
Approximate measurements: each individual book measures 6-1/2" square and all 4 fit inside the provided slip case for storage and display.
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