Bound in Red boards with Gilt titles. 381 pages. Dust wrapper designed by Edward Ardizzone, the black and white line illustrations are by various artists including Ardizzone, Biro, Robin Jacques etc. On front end paper is the Surrealist bookplate of Andrew Murray. Dust wrapper is clipped. A collection of Margery Fisher’s own choice of stories by famous children s authors. A fine copy.
Size 23 x 16cm (9 x 6 inches)
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.
Publisher: Brockhampton Press Ltd
Illustrator: Edward Ardizzone
Book ID: 60002465