4to. First edition. Original illustrated paper boards. Printed by W. S. Cowell, Ltd. 55 illustrations by Edward Ardizzone, including 20 watercolours and 35 pen drawings. W. S. Cowell, Ltd. file copy with label to that effect on the front pastedown and an ink note that the book was included in a ‘Book Design Exhibition 1954’. Bookplate of Andrew Murray on the flyleaf. Fine in fine d/w.
Tim, Ginger and Charlotte are all caught up in the adventure when ships collide in the fog. A superb copy that appears to be unread. This copy was included in the National Book League’s exhibition of the 100 Best Books of 1954.
Author Ardizzone, Edward
Publisher London, New York, Toronto, Oxford University Press
Offered by Anthony Smith Books