ANGELA BANNER. Thirteen books of the 'Ant and Bee Series,' all UK prints, some firsts. (13)
Sold for £200
Ant and Bee and the ABC- 1966.
More Ant and Bee- No date given, price 7s net and 35p, owner signature and date written to pastedown '1971'.
Around the World with Ant and Bee- Reprinted 1967
Ant and Bee and the Rainbow- Reprinted 1965
Ant and Bee and the Kind Dog- 1963
Happy Birthday Ant and Bee- Reprint 1968
Ant and Bee and the Secret- First, 1970
Ant and Bee An Alphabetical Story for Tiny Dots- Reprinted eleven Times
One, Two, Three with Ant and Bee- Reprinted 1965
Ant and Bee Go Shopping- Third Impression 1978
Around The World With Ant and Bee- Reprinted 1967
Ant and Bee Time- First 1969
Ant and Bee and The Doctor- First UK 1971
More and More Ant and Bee- Reprinted 1967
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