ABC. (EMBERLEY) ED EMBERLEY'S ABC. Boston: Little Brown (1978). Oblong 4to (10 x 7 3/4"), pictorial cloth, As New in as new dust wrapper. Stated first edition. Designed to help the child write as well as to learn the ABC's, every letter has a 2-page spread with fabulous color illustrations by this Caldecott Award winning illustrator. For something different, Emberley has chosen some letters that appear in the middle of a word instead of the first letter. A beautiful copy.