The (In)Complete Key-Word Standard Format Listing

The table below lists my own Keyword collection. All books were written / edited by W Murray but illustrated by the indicated artists.

Although divided into 3 subsets, close scrutiny of the end-papers and on the backs suggests other groupings. However, for the purposes of my project, I am interested in completing the list of illustrators, so any information is welcome.

One may remember the workbooks, friezes and flashcards. SF purists however prefer an easy life.

The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme

 Title Set ASet BSet C
1aPlay with us 1964J.H. WingfieldJ.H. Wingfield
1bLook at This 1964 J.H. Wingfield
1cRead and Write 1965J.H. Wingfield 
2aWe have fun Martin Aitchison, 1964 Harry Wingfield
2bHave a go Martin Aitchison, 1964 Martin Aitchison (revised)
2cI like to write Martin Aitchison, 1965 Martin Aitchison (revised)
3aThings we like John Berry, 1964 Martin Aitchison
3bBoys and girls 1964M. Aitchison (rev.)M. Aitchison, 1973
3cLet me write R. Ayton, 1965M. Aitchison, 1972M. Aitchison
4aThings we do 1964J H WingfieldJ H Wingfield (rev.)
4bFun at the farm 1965J H Wingfield 
4cSay the sound J H Wingfield, 1965J H Wingfield 
5aWhere we go John Berry, 1964M. AitchisonM. Aitchison
5bOut in the sun 1965Frank HampsonM. Aitchison, 1979
5cMore sounds to say J H Wingfield, 1965J H Wingfield 
6aOur friends M. Aitchison, 1964M. Aitchison 
6bWe like to help M. Aitchison, 1965M. Aitchison 
6cReading with sounds M. Aitchison, 1965 M. Aitchison and Harry Wingfield (rev.)
7aHappy holiday J H Wingfield, 1964J H WingfieldJ H Wingfield (rev.)
7bFun and games J H Wingfield, 1966 J H Wingfield (rev.)
7cEasy to sound J H Wingfield, 1966 J H Wingfield (rev.)
8aSunny days John Berry, 1964M. Aitchison, 1972 
8bThe big house M. Aitchison, 1966M. AitchisonM. Aitchison (rev.)
8cFun with sounds M. Aitchison, 1966 M. Aitchison and Harry Wingfield (rev.)
9aGames we like M. Aitchison, 1964M. AitchisonM. Aitchison (rev.), 1978
9bJump from the sky Martin Aitchison, 1966  
9cEnjoying reading 1966 Martin Aitchison
10aAdventure on the island J H Wingfield, 1966 J H Wingfield (rev.)
10bAdventure at the castle J H Wingfield, 1967 J H Wingfield
10cLearning is fun J H Wingfield, 1966 J H Wingfield
11aMystery on the island Martin Aitchison, 1966  
11bThe carnival Martin Aitchison, 1967Martin AitchisonMartin Aitchison (rev.)
11cBooks are exciting Martin Aitchison, 1967Martin Aitchison 
12aThe holiday camp mystery J H Wingfield, 1966J H WingfieldJ H Wingfield (rev.)
12bMountain adventure Martin Aitchison, 1967Martin Aitchison 
12cThe open door to reading J H Wingfield, F Hampson, R Embleton, 1967 J H Wingfield, F Hampson, R Embleton

TitleYearAuthorIllustratorComment
Teaching Reading1969W. Murray Also revised version
A First Keyword Dictionary1965J McNallyR AytonRevised 1980 by Hurlston Design Ltd
A Second Ladybird Keywords Dictionary and Spelling Book1966J McNallyEric WinterRevised 1980 by Hurlston Design Ltd
Record Breakers1970W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
Danger Men1970W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
A First 'Do You Know?' Book1971W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
A Second 'Do You Know?' Book1971W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
A Third 'Do You Know?' Book1972W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
Some Great Men and Women1972W. MurrayFrank HumphrisLadybird Keywords Easy Readers series
Sounds and Pictures Book 11976Mervyn BenfordGerald Whitcomb 
Sounds and Pictures Book 21976Mervyn BenfordGerald Whitcomb 
Sounds and Pictures Book 31976Mervyn BenfordGerald Whitcomb 
Sounds and Pictures Book 41976Mervyn BenfordGerald Whitcomb 
Sounds and Pictures Book 51976Mervyn BenfordGerald Whitcomb 
Sounds and Pictures Book 6    

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