Fly Away Peter by Frank Dickens; illustrated by Ralph Steadman, Signed.

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Fly Away Peter by Frank Dickens; illustrated by Ralph Steadman, Signed.

Published by Dobson Books Ltd, 1967.

New Edition 1967. (First published in 1963.) Oblong 8vo. Bound in yellow cloth with black lettering on the spine. Dust wrapper printed in colour is price clipped. SIGNED BY RALPH STEADMAN in red ink on title page. Ex libris plate of C.H.L.Bledisloe on front blank verso of front board.The giraffe with the short neck, and Peter, the bird who can t fly, are delighted to become friends because they are both different. When they decide to play together to cheer each other up, they hardly expect that a game of hide-and-seek will not only involve all the other animals but surprisingly solve their problems. Rare. One of the first children s books that Ralph Steadman illustrated.

Size 22 x 27cm (8.5 x 10.5 inches)

Item details

Publisher: Dobson Books Ltd
Signed: Yes
Date: 1967
Place: London
Condition: Very Good
Illustrator: Ralph Steadman
Book ID: 60002148

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