ARDIZZONE, Edward

Jim at the Corner by Eleanor Farjeon

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Jim at the Corner by Eleanor Farjeon

First UK edition. 1958. Originally published by Basil Blackwell in 1934, this is a new edition with Ardizzone illustrations.Square 8vo. 99 pages. 1st edition. Bound in light grey cloth with blue lettering on spine and a small design on front cover. Dust wrapper is clipped, slightly dusty with some indentations, creases and tears . Illustrated with fine quality black and white illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. On front loose endpaper is the Surrealist bookplate of Andrew Murray. Endpaper s a little foxed, else very good copy.

Size 21 x 15cm (8.25 x 6 inches)

Item details

Provenance: Andrew Murray, Director of Mayor Gallery, Cork Street, London. The Mayor Gallery exhibited Ardizzone s work in the 1960 s . Andrew Murray lent his personal collection of books and prints etc. to the travelling exhibition by Middlesbrough Museum in 1982.

Item details

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Signed: No
Date: 1958
Place: London
Condition: Very Good
Illustrator: Edward Ardizz
Book ID: 60002441

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