ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). James REEVES (author). The Story of Jackie Thimble.

London, Chatto & Windus. 1965.


Small 8vo. Original yellow linson boards illustrated and lettered in dark brown, preserved in pictorial yellow dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-31; illustrated to every page with full-, and half-page drawings in line; a fine copy, bar the usual strip of offset-browning to inner gutter of first and final leaves, protected by a near fine, unclipped dustwrapper (6s.) with just a trace of very mild dusting.

First U.K. edition: issued a year after the American.