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by W.E. Johns

Illustrated by Leslie Stead

Published by The Children's Book Club. Circa. 1962

Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Blue boards, black title to spine. No illustrations despite accreditation to Leslie Stead. 168 pages.

Spine slightly bumped. Small spot to lower edge of front cover. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, foxed and browned with minimal loss at corners. Small patch of surface paper damage to front panel, damp stains to base of spine and front panel.

Stock no. 1323320

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