ATKINSON, M.E. (author). Dorothy CRAIGIE (illustrator). Chimney Cottage.

London; The Bodley Head. 1947.

£58

8vo. Original salmon pink cloth, lettered in blue to spine, pictorial endpapers, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; [x], 7-218 + [i]; with line illustrations throughout by Dorothy Craigie; a fine, clean, copy, protected by a very fresh, unclipped, dustwrapper (8s 6d) with only a trace of light general dusting.

First edition. Atkinson writes in a similar style to Arthur Ransome. This is an exciting adventure involving two young madcap girls engaging in "plots and subplots, bogus telephone calls and disguises, a capture, and then a most surprising rescue" (Blurb).

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