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Book Description

SIGNED COPY Adventures of Pinocchio illustrated by Ionicus [Jos Armitage] 1st ed 1960 The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. Edited by M W and G Thomas and illustrated by Ionicus [Joshua Charles Armitage]. Has 4 full page and 40 smaller illustrations in line. 92 pages; endpapers have some tan mottling and 3 pages have tan marks at extreme edge else contents clean and very good. 184 x 120 mm [approx. 7 ¼” x 4 ¾”] decorated boards; very good bright condition. Gift inscription by the artist to a friend, dated September 1960, on the front endpaper. Hutchinson Educational Junior Classics 1st edition 1960
Dealer Notes
Ionicus illustrated many books and was a regular contributor to “Punch” but is possibly best known as being the illustrator for the covers of over 50 P G Wodehouse titles.
Author Carlo Collodi
Date 1960
Binding Decorated boards
Publisher Hutchinson Educational Junior Classics
Illustrator Ionicus [Joshua Charles Armitage]
Condition VG
Pages 92

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