Ladybird books - I used to love Princess and the Pea especially

The Princess and the Pea Ladybird Book - yep, only a princess could be so rude; brought in from the rain, given a hot meal, dry clothes and a bed for the night, all she did was complain the next morning.who wouldn't want to marry this prize?

'how it works' the computer: 1971. At art college I won a Ladybird books drawing prize and had lunch with their chief exec! Sadly this turned out to be the high point of my career as an artist.

'How it works' the computer book. This is definitely old school. can't believe computers once used punch cards.

Ladybird Books. 'The Elves and the Shoemaker.

ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER Vintage Ladybird Book Well Loved Tales Series 606D Gloss Hardback 1988

Telling the Time. / primary one first lesson - '' ...... 'O ' clock '' Then basic arithmetic - we got lots of small wooden blocks as 'units ' to get our heads around how to count / then as progressed our abilities we got ever higher 'modules '  Tried to be on a higher 'module ' than the rest of class to show early intellect / looking back that was a mistake as then called 'swat ' but knew would make mum happy on parents night if did well / but if had time again ,would have slowed down more…

Ladybird books where the foundation of most children's learning back then. I still have lots of the old ones.

Vintage Ladybird Book - The Seashore and Seashore Life (1967 edition) #PeonyandThistle

Vintage Ladybird Book - The Seashore and Seashore Life edition) - childrens book - seaside book - gift for kids

THE NIGHT SKY Vintage Ladybird Book Nature Series 536 Matt

The Night Sky - Ladybird. Have a copy of this on our bookshelf - brilliant

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