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Mexican Folk Art ABCs

Cynthia Weill (Author); Moisés & Armando Jiménez (Artists)

  • Publisher: Cinco Puntos
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: board book
  • Pages: 32
  • Released: No
  • ISBN-13: 9781941026663


Every ABC book worth its cover price is bound to have bright colors and big letters. But not every ABC book has magical hand-carved animals to illustrate every letter. In this brightly colored book, the alphabet is presented in both Spanish and English, and includes the four additional letters—and whimsical animals—that make the Spanish alphabet so much fun.

The famous folk artists, brothers Moisés and Armando Jiménez, carved the wonderful animal figures that illustrate each letter in ABeCedarios. Working with their wives and children in the beautiful village of Arrazola in Oaxaca, Mexico, they carved and painted each enchanting animal by hand.

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