Can you help?

We would be grateful if you could help with the following queries.

Who is the illustrator?

Do you know who illustrated the primers in the Macmillan New Literary Reader series? Please email Sue Walker at s.f.walker@rdg.ac.uk

Typeface query

Do you know what this typeface is, used in the 'The songs the letters sing' series? It bears similarities to a face called Richmond Old Style which appears in a 1925 specimen by the Blackfriars type foundry. The single-storey a's and g's seem to have been specially drawn. Please email Sue Walker at s.f.walker@rdg.ac.uk

Grant Educational Company

Do you know anything about the Grant Educational Company? We know they were based in Scotland, and published the well-known 'The songs the letters sing' series. Please email Sue Walker at s.f.walker@rdg.ac.uk