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Author Name    Davies, Lyn.

Title   A IS FOR OX: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE ALPHABET.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine

Edition   Second Printing

Publisher   London Folio Society 2006

Illustrator   Lyn Davies.

Seller ID   29448

127 pp, 7 3/4" H. Bound in full maroon cloth blocked in a pattern in orange and gilt, gilt lettering & emblem on spine, burnt orange endpapers. Illustrated throught in black, white and orange with alphabets, maps, drawings, etc. Plain orange slipcase. Contents: Introduction: What is the alphabet?; How did writing begin?; The alphabet emerges; The alphabet spreads; Majuscules to miniscules; Key eras; The alphabet now; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Index. Book is Fine. Slipcase has a small soiling mark on one side panel.

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