Early Animal Fiction, series 401


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The Animal Rhyming Stories of series 401 were the first ever small-sized children's books published by Wills and Hepworth under the name of Ladybird.


To view all the books in chronological order and read my commentry, click on the first thumbnail and then proceed through.  Then click on 'slideshow' and the slides will present automatically.


To view individual books, please click on the thumbnail on the right.  However, please note that on the first page - for some unexplained reason - the thumbnail of a few of the books on this first page don't work properly as links.  To view these pictures, click on an earlier book and then advance through using the 'slideshow' link or 'next'.