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Victorian Education Department Readers - Playmates; Holidays; John and Betty

From the Collection of Anglesea and District Historical Society 5B McMillan Street Anglesea Victoria

Three volumes with soft cardboard covers, staple binding, clear adhesive tape on exterior and interior binding.
John and Betty: the earliest reader for the little ones, all colour illustrations
Playmates: the Victorian readers, first book, black & white with few colour illustrations
Holidays: the Victorian readers, second book
John and Betty: H 210 mm x W 135 mm; Playmates, Holidays: H 175 mm x W 132 mm
Object Registration
book, primary reader, victorian education
Historical information
Set of teaching flash cards with single words and sentences went with "John and Betty" - these resources missing. "Playmates" and "Holidays" were the only reader for the year.
When Made
1951, 1952, 1953
Inscriptions & Markings
Jan Morrison
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM