"BB". WATKINS-PITCHFORD, Denys.
Title The Little Grey Men. A Story for the Young in Heart. Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford. FIRST EDITION.
Publisher Eyre and Spottiswoode. London. 1942
Seller ID 47238
First edition. No DW. 201pp + pp Folly Brook Song. Frontis., 21 wood-engraved plates + delightful head and tail-pieces to each section and chapter by Watkins-Pitchford. Original buff cloth printed in red, spine sl. faded, sl. signs of wear to extremities. Pages 1 - 67 rippled but readable, bookplate, some occ. foxing o/w a VG copy a first of one of the most neglected masterpieces of British children's literature.
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