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by Anthony Buckeridge

Illustrated by Mays

Published by Collins. 1st. 1968

Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Grey boards, red title to spine. 4 b/w full-page illustrations. 192 pages. Top edge red.

SIGNED by author, with a dedication to a previous owner on title page. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to outer page edges; some foxing. Spine and edges are unevenly faded and browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning to spine and edges; a few small nicks and chips.

Stock no. 2130164


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  • Anybody who understood the workings of Jenning's mind would agree that it was quite natural for him to upgrade a scratch game of cricket into an inter-planetary test match between an All-World XI and a touring team from Outer Space. It was natural too, for Jennings to climb onto the gym roof in pursuit of a lost ball... But in doing so he sparked off a chain of happenings which disrupted the smooth flowing routine of the school for weeks to come.

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