Hodder & Stoughton, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Ordinary, Reprint
288 pages. Red coloured endpapers. Red coloured boards with blind stamped decoration on the front panel and black writing on the spine. Red tint to top paper edge. Rubbing to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the book corners. The cloth of the board has become somewhat marked and on the lower front panel edge faded. The spine at the top has also become faded commensurate with loss of dustwrapper. Very light browning of the paper edges and foxing is present as well. Foxing to the internal pages along with some handling marks. The colour of the endpaper has bled onto the lower paper edge at the beer. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing an elderly lady pushing a baby in a pram, against a yellow background with black and blue writing on the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed and grubby. Chipping, with loss to the dustwrapper corners. There is a tear measuring 1 " to the lower front fold over crease, a tear measuring 1.5 " to the top dustwrapper edge and on the back panel the two tears, one measuring 0.75 " and the other 1 ". The top 2 " of the spine is missing and there is a small chip to the lower spine edge. Previous owner has placed " No 2 ", in ink, to the front panel. The front fold over panel has crease is running down its front edge. Another in the delightful series starring Mrs. Meigs and her family. Part of the Hodder & Stoughton " Yellow Jacket " series. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 0103641.