ATKINSON, M.E. (author). TRESILIAN, Stuart (illustrator). The Nest of the Scarecrow.

London; John Lane The Bodley Head. 1944.


8vo. Original deep pinkish-red cloth, lettered in black to spine, pictorial blue endpapers, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-214; with fine plates and vignettes in line by Tresilian; a fine copy preserved in an attractive, unclipped, and recycled wartime dustwrapper (8s 6d) with fading to spine and along top edge of upper panel, dusting to lower panel and some fraying to spine ends.

First edition.