London: Heath Cranton Ltd, 1st edition 1937. Hardback – publisher’s orange cloth with lettering in black to spine, in dustwrapper. 149pp including b/w illustrations. 8.75 x 5.75 inches approx. (225mm x 146mm). Dustwrapper showing some wear, tatty and torn to edges with some loss; dusty and marked; price label to spine. Cloth generally clean with just a touch of dustiness; boards a touch rubbed to corners, upper front corner slightly bruised; some toning to endpapers, gift inscription in ink to front; several pages with some staining but mostly generally clean. Overall, showing wear but otherwise a reasonably nice copy. Scarce.
Illustrated throughout by Raine Inglis.
Author Fleur Charley