With 24 illustrations in colour by G F Nicholls. A UK first edition, SIGNED and dated (1927) by J D Newth to the title page. A volume in Black's 'Popular Series of Colour Books'.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows light bruising to the upper edges and the spine ends. It shows on or two spots to the front panel. Well preserved.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are very bright. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. A bright copy, SIGNED and dated (1927) to the title page by the author, J D Newth.
Publisher: A & C Black, 1927
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good +