Childish coloured pencil scribble to front free endpaper. Jacket very rubbed and worn, chips and tears/holes to edges and hinges, minor water stains and soiling. Minor wear to boards. Reprint. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Item Type: Book. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Prior Bookseller sticker or stamp. Edges foxed and browned. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. We only sell Blytons with the original text. Many modern reprints have been 'amended'. Illustrator: Eileen Soper.