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Play Spell (Mechanical) 1945 by Dick Dever - First Edition 1st Printing (and - 1945 - from A Castle of Books and Biblio.com

Play Spell (Mechanical) 1945

by Dick Dever

Condition: Good


J. Mariner, 1945. First Edition 1st Printing (and. Board book. Good. Dick Dever - Play Spell (Mechanical). Very Rare. brown cloth spine, white board. There is no title printed on the spine. color interior illustrations. [Play-Spell; Self-Entertaining; Play-Spell is self-entertaining. The child can make a picture appear by pulling the tabs under the letters up (or down). In doing so he has hidden the picture on the reverse side of the page. Thus, after completing a picture he turns the page to find a new word to be pictured. ; Educational ; Play-Spell is a real aid to the child who is learning to spell. It is especially useful if the child is encouraged to from the habit of pulling the tabs in their proper spelling sequence, saying the letters as he does so. Then the child, while playing, is learning to recognize letters, to group letters into words, and to visualize the object word identifies.] Patent Pending J. Mariner, 8010 Campion Dr. Los Angeles 45, Calif. 8'' x 12'' (aprox.). waterstain to rear, and some warping to the last page. some dried mold stain to the inside of the last mechanical which could not be cleaned out, with some musty smell, not overpowering. modern ink inscription inside front cover. 8 pages and 8 sliding mechanicals.. * * * * * * * * * * (FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so you may order items as Gifts or for Dropship without concern. We ship every Monday, Wednesday & Friday morning. All items subject to prior sale. Why the odd prices? We run a percent discount for our Biblio listings, which insures Biblio has our lowest prices online, but does give odd change.)
  • Bookseller: A Castle of Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001820
  • Title: Play Spell (Mechanical) 1945
  • Author: Dick Dever
  • Format/binding:Board book
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition 1st Printing (and
  • Publisher: J. Mariner
  • Date published: 1945
  • Keywords: Pop Up and Mechanical,<br><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/411og9n2%2BFL.jpg"><br><img src="http://i1089.photobucket.com/albums/i343/acastleofbooks/acastleofbooks001/001820.jpg"><br><img
  • Bookseller catalogs: Pop Up and Mechanical;


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