New York and London: Frederick Warne and Company, 1944/1935, 5th printing; dark blue textured boards with red and gilt titles, pasted on plate of two swans, raven and a gosling; green illustrated endpapers, in jacket of thick lighter blue paper with identical plate pasted on and black titles; 6.5 x 8.5"; np. Small hardback.
A nice early copy of this classic book whose jacket has protected it. Looking through this book again is a pleasure. What expressions on Brooke's animals!
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; no names, clean and straight, extremities bumped and tips rubbed, plate very bright white, and boards clean; in clean jacket with chips to 3/8" on all corners, one wrinkled 3/4" tear, small pull tag scar, unclipped 1.50. Item #22553