Cassell, 1965, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition
The story of the ridiculously named Joseph Capon, who after having an accident which wrecks his car and kills his mother, is left to search, as a middle-aged, fat, unlovely man, for his Aunt Pearl in Gipsy Hill. His search is disrupted by the thirteen-year-old Emmie, a precocious girl who soon takes charge of him. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17341.