Cartre Newydd Mici (Micky's New Home) SIGNED by the Translator

By: Woodroffe Patrick (translated by Gwenllian Gwyn Jones)

Price: £35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial laminated boards. Light 'bumping' with no chips tot he head/tail of the spine. Small nick with loss (0. 5 cm) to the front bottom by the spine, and some discolouration to the cream base of the rear cover o/w VG/Near Fine. The page fore-edges have some pale foxing (pale tan spotting) with age. Internally Excellent. SIGNED by the Translator by her name at the foot of the title page. A couple of pale spots on the same page and on the page opposite but o/w NO other Inscriptions or Marks. Double endpapers - plain blue endpapers followed by double page full colour pictorial endpapers. Unpaginated (c. 26 pp) . The book follows the format throughout of a text page in blue decorated with an Illuminated title letter and decorative border, and a full colour illustrated page opposite. All in Patrick Woodroffe's highly striking and fantastically distinctive style. A delightful children's story about a homeless little elephant. Published in both English and Welsh by D. Brown & Sons Ltd, in 1976. Patrick was extremely grateful for the collaboration by Peter Jones, who managed to get the book published in Welsh as an attempt to preserve a language at risk. This simple story is actually very significant regarding the career of Patrick's daughter Rosie, a zoologist concentrating on extinction and trying to find a solution for the difficult relationships between farmers and protected wild animals. WELSH TEXT throughout. See Images. ; 4to 11" - 12" tall; Signed by Translator

Title: Cartre Newydd Mici (Micky's New Home) SIGNED by the Translator

Author Name: Woodroffe Patrick (translated by Gwenllian Gwyn Jones)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Patrick Woodroffe

Categories: Welsh Language Books, Boys/Girl's Stories Annuals, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Wales/Welsh, Childrens. Juvenile,

Edition: 1st Welsh Edition

Publisher: Y Bontfaen, D. Brown A'I Feibion Cyf: 1976

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 114856

Keywords: Cartre Newydd Mici (micky's New Home) Patrick Woodroffe (translated By Gwenllian Gwyn Jones) SIGNED By The Translator Format Is A Text Page In Blue Decorated With An Illuminated Title Letter And Decorative Border, And A Full Colour Illustrated Page Opposite. All In Patrick Woodroffe's Highly Striking And Fantastically Distinctive Style. A Delightful Children's Story About A Homeless Little Elephant. Published In Both English And Welsh By D. Brown & Sons Ltd, In 1976.