/Margaret Tempest, Illustrator.

The Squirrel, the Hare and the Little Grey Rabbit.

London: William Heinemann, Ltd; 1952/1934/1929, 12th printing of 1934 New Edition; buff boards with green titles and frame showing brown illustration of the three characters, white endpapers with usual Tempest drawing of house in landscape, blue print on uncoated paper with colored illustrations; 5.5x7"; 111 pp. Small hardback.

The first Little Grey Rabbit book introduces a brave and ingenious little girl rabbit, who saves her housemates Squirrel and Hare from the wicked weasel, and plants a garden where everything comes up beautifully except the canary bird seed.

CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Fair jacket; no names or other marks, rubs to tips of extrems and lightly bumped spine foot, otherwise very clean and tight with flat pages; in jacket remnant (rumpled, darkening, creased, tears, huge chip on back) which has protected the book well; original bookstore has covered 2/6 with 3/6 sticker on back flap. Item #22622

Price: $42.00

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