Title: Étoiles 1
Author: Gillian Taylor, David Edwards
Illustrator: Martin Shovel, et al.
Publisher: BBC Books and Longman Group UK Limited
Remarks: French language; ex-library
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Rare textbook published to accompany the BBC TV series. Packed full of exercises to make learning French easy, the material is often presented in a humorous way. Includes a French-English word list. This book is a wonderful trip down memory lane. Highlights include full-colour photographs of such iconic objects as an late 1980s Orangina bottle, an Olivetti PC 1 computer with a mind-blowing 512 KB of memory! plus a Mondivox hi-fi, complete with twin cassette deck and record player. Car enthusiasts will take delight in the photos of old silver-on-black registration plates and yellow headlights on such rarities as a Renault 4 and SEAT Ibiza. Naturally, all prices are in francs.
Overflowing with full-colour photographs, drawings, plus many, many comic strips in colour and b&w.
Front cover is creased in upper corner (refer to image) and is protected in a mylar jacket. Remains of library lending record plus an inventory number on inside front cover. First and last few pages lightly soiled from handling, otherwise all pages are in very good, unmarked condition, and haven't been annotated or scribbled on.
Measures 27 cm × 21.5 cm (10.8″ × 8.6″). 4to. 161 pp.