Large 8vo.208 pages. Collection of nineteen stories chosen by James Reeves. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone in black and white. On front loose endpaper is the Surrealist bookplate of Andrew Murray. Dust wrapper not clipped with minimal wear, slightly dusty else fine, as is book. Loosely inserted is The Scottish Arts Council label for an exhibition, in which this copy was lent for.
Size 24 x 16cm (8.75 x 9.5 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.
Condition: Very Good
Illustrator: Edward Ardizzone
Book ID: 60002437