FIRST EDITION. Oblong 4to. (10.9 x 8.6 inches). Illustrated with 12 full colour photographic plates, the scenes acted out by Steiff toy animals. Overall a very good, bright copy in original paper covered boards. The front board printed in full colour showing two Dogs, a Monkey, a Rabbit and a brown Bear, all in multi coloured hot air balloons, being waved off by two female white Bears on the ground. Green cloth spine. In the rare original colour illustrated dustwrapper whuch reproduces the front board image. Chipping and tears to the edges of the wrapper but it is still about 95% intact. Overall a very good copy of this rare title.
Author FARJEON. ELEANOR.
Publisher George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. London.