Jonathan Cape, 2004, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Paul Hess -- Cover Art
Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound), by Paul Hess, with purple and pale blue coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. An adventure for adolescents starring the indomitable Dido Twite and Simon Battersea as they fight Baron Rudh, his pesky son Lot, the Duchess of Burgundy, a flock of sheep and Russian bears to try and keep the ailing King of England on his throne. Age toning of the text block edges and internal text. Minor creasing to the dustwrapper edges. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (6) 250 pages, last page blank. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Paul Hess -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Children. ISBN: 0224064894. ISBN/EAN: 9780224064897. Inventory No: 0110445.