Illustrated by Susanne Suba.New York, Chicago & San Francisco: A Concora Book published by Rac McNally & Company and Container Corporation of America, 1950 Stock Code: 111049
NotesFirst edition, first printing, presentation copy inscribed on the front free endpaper, "June, you missed typing this which was a good thing as it was heavy work!! but here it is with my love Noel". This book comes from the library of June Allen, Streatfeild's amanuensis and proof-reader - a nice association. Very scarce signed.
Square octavo. Original illustrated boards. Punch-out plate present and complete at rear. With the dust jacket.
Colour illustrations in the text.
Ends and corners gently bumped, some offsetting to rear pastedown and jacket flap from punch-outs. A very good copy in the jacket with rubbing to ends and corners and a few minor marks.
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