First edition, first impression. The second novel in Ransome’s famous series published only a year after Swallows and Amazons and certainly as scarce.
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Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Discolouration to cloth at spine, spine gently rolled, bumping to corners, offsetting to endpapers, in the dust jacket with name in ink to front panel, light fading to spine, shallow chipping to top end of spine, light chipping to rear top edge and lower end of spine, light soiling to rear panel. A very good copy.