RUPERT ANNUAL 1985
by Alfred Bestall; James Henderson
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall; John Harrold
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1985
Slightly better than very good condition. Rupert on Bill and Algy's shoulders with chums. The 50th anniversary annual - a salute to Alfred Bestall, the 1st illustrator of Rupert annuals. Contains a story from each of the 6 decades since the 1st Rupert annual. The 1st four stories are by Bestall. A keepsake for collectors.
SIGNED by Bestall 'for Richard and Jonathan with love from Rupert and Alfred E Bestall 11.12.'85'. Bestall was a close neighbour of the previous owner's Aunt. Light bumping to corners. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents clean. Page 63-72 crinkled at gutter as if glue is a little tight (binding process).
Stock no. 1817123
We have 2 other versions of this book in stock.
- In Search of Adventure (Endpaper)
- Rupert, Bill and the Pearls
- Rupert and Pong-Ping's Party
- The First Rupert Annual Cover
- Rupert and the Unknown Journey
- Rupert and the Snowstorm
- How to Make a Paper Bird
- Rupert and the Pirate Boys
- Rupert and the Windmill