London: Methuen & Co. 1964/1963 1st UK, "first published" ,; grey-green boards with little angel, oblong 12.5x6.25"; 17.5 x 14cm; np. Picture book hardback.
Very sweet retelling of the Nativity for small children, with Jesus in a real manger and Mary in a patched dress. The brief text is simple but appealing. "On swift-running camels they set out to find the baby."
CONDITION: Very Good; no names or other marks, cloth spine foxed, corner tips and edges lightly bumped, light scratches on bottom board, pages flat and clean, appear unread; original price 10/6. Item #21823