Item #20652 The Gauntlet Fair. Alison Farthing.
/Shirley Hughes, illustrator.

The Gauntlet Fair.

London: Chatto & Windus, 1974, stated 1st; orange boards, in jacket with brown and olive green drawing of children in the gypsy's cart; small 8vo; 88 pp. Juvenile hardback.

By preserving an ancient tradition, four children attempt to save Town Field, the common land of their village, from developers. The Gypsies seem to be their only allies.

CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; no names or marks, straight, tight, bumps on spine ends, heavily foxed top edge; in foxed jacket with 1.5" wrinkled tear on front; unclipped 1.75 pounds. Item #20652

Price: $14.00

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