London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Near fine condition / Very good- condition (DJ). Item #016246
x, 230 pages of text. Original pink hardcover binding in almost new condition. The original unclipped dustjacket has a chip to both the top and bottom of the spine, with several small tears and creases, and minor shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. Contains numerous color and black & white illustrations. The text is clean and unmarked. First British edition.