R. W. Barclay, 1968, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Rachel Tonkin
60 pages, acknowledgements. Illustrated title page showing a rural scene with two possums either side of the title. The text is illustrated with magical black-and-white illustrations by Rachel Tonkin. White coloured boards. Rubbing to the edges of the book and slight bumping to the book corners. The white of the book has become slightly discoloured. Black-and-white Photographic dustwrapper, showing emus amongst gum trees, with black titles on the front panel. The dustwrapper is rubbed, faded and the back panel is quite grubby. Very slight chipping to the top spine and corner edges. Results of insect activity can be seen along the front fore edge of the front panel. From the front fold over " A truly delightful collection of poems for the very young and the not so young, set against a background of the Australian Bush, with the animals and birds as the main characters.". Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rachel Tonkin. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry ; Inventory No: win27.