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Mary Norton's second book following "The Magic Bed-Knob" which was the inspiration for Disney's "Bedknobs and Broomsticks". More exciting adventures for the children who with a backwards twist of the magic bed-knob were able to fly into the Past. Blue cloth. Yellow pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. 119 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Covers are a bit faded at edgeds, marked and bumped at corners. Foxing, mark to edge of textblock.
Blue boards, orange title to spine and vignette to front. The Borrowers Fourth Adventure. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 154 pages. Bottom of spine is browned. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is crased with tears and chips; some loss to base of spine; grubby marks to rear panel.
THE BORROWERS ALOFT
Written by Mary Norton. Illustrated by Diana Stanley.
Stock no. 1404261
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, orange title to spine and vignette to front. The Borrowers Fourth Adventure. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 154 pages. Spine a little bumped. 'F26(S)' written in ink to top of front endpaper. A little light fingering to a few pages otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and rubbed with small tears. Rear panel is a little grubby.
Green boards, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 176 pages. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is slightly browned to spine and has a tiny spot to front panel.
THE BORROWERS ALOFT
Written by Mary Norton. Illustrated by Beth Krush; Joe Krush.
Stock no. 1312716
Published by Harcourt, Brace & Company. 1st USA 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Pink cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, minimal rubbing to spine and corners. First 26 pages are lightly creased at lower corners, next 6 leaves have not been cut at lower corners properly during the binding process, 1 leaf has slight loss (text not affected). Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and very very slightly grubby to rear panel.
Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 194 pages. Wrapper spine browned.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Blue and white illustrations to endpapers, b/w text illustrations. 176 pages. ISBN: 0460066315. Minimal bumping to spine. Very pale browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.
Beige cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 193 pages. ISBN: 0460066307. Very minimal bumping to spine else a fine copy. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.
Blue boards, red title and vignette. Illustrated endpapers. Colour frontis and many b/w illustrations throughout. 176 pages. Spine a little bumped. Board edges a little browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and grubby. A few scratches to front panel and a little surface paper damage to bottom of spine.