the Bodley Head, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Revised, Reset and Illustrated, Illustrated By: Margery Gill
250 g; 96 pages, last two pages blank, the front and rear end pages illustrated with a reverse image of the drawing that appears on page 15, the text is illustrated throughout with part page, and multipage illustrations done in black-and-white. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. Top edge of the text block is tinted a very pale blue. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the top of the rear fold over, and at the head and tail of the spine section. " "First published in a small edition by Duckworth in 1915, the order of the stories has been changed for this edition, and includes Margery Gill's exquisite drawings along with a special foreword by the author's window, Helen Thomas, form a perfect background to the captivating mixture of comedy, fantasy and commonsense of the stories themselves. PLEASE NOTE: This book is NOT an ex-library copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Margery Gill. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Fiction -- Childrens; Inventory No: 0217266.