London: Michael Joseph, 1954. [Children's Illustrated] FIRST EDITION. Quarto (25 x 20cm), unpaginated, with three fine chromolithographic plates including a frontispiece tipped in and 16 further sketch illustrations by Whistler. Publisher's red quarter cloth over grey cloth boards, gilt titles to spine gilt figure to upper, light blue endpapers, dust-jacket. Some light spotting to edges and preliminaries. Boards slightly bowed; a few signs of dampness. Price-clipped jacket with some spotting and marks, a few chips to edges. Very good. Item #52927
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