London: Jonathan Cape, 1982, 1st printing; olive paper boards, 8vo, in wraparound full colour illus. 182 jacket with Colin and the animals and magic creatures in the moonlight; 182 pp. Juvenile hardback ex-lib.
Three novellas, All the King's Men, about a comic group of courtiers facing danger; Boy to the Island, about a mysterious island and a frightened village, and Stony Ray where a dying grandfather clings to his belief in a megalith.
CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; ex-lib, few marks but marker on verso has leaked to title page. Item #15010