London: Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd., 1956. [Children's illustrated] FIRST EDITION. Slim octavo (22 x 20cm), pp.53; . Publisher's yellow cloth blocked in red, black, and blue, illustrated endpapers, dust-jacket with printed price of 8/6 net. With twenty-four full page colour illustrations. Internally fine, edges slightly toned, cloth unmarked and very bright. Wrapper a little toned, some chipping and nicking to top edge and a couple of small closed tears, top corner of front flap clipped. Uncommon, especially so in wrapper. Near fine. Aside from writing and illustrating his own books, Webb provided the illustrations for a number of the Swallows and Amazons series. Item #54987
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