Five Children and It Illustrated by John Holder

By: Nesbit, E.

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


1990 FIRST Edition Thus/1st Printing. Grey cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dust-jacket. The book is FINE - sharp cornered, tight and clean - just a slight 'pushing-in' to the foot of the spine from storage - No damage. The d/j is Near Fine with a small mark/scratch ( ? ) to the top edge of the rear of the d/j, but the d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks AS NEW. Page fore-edges white and clean, and internally NO Inscriptions or Marks - As NEW. Looks Unread. Very Clean and Tight. (10) + 197 pp. Illustrated with full page colour plates by John Holder, who also illustrated the pictorial d/j, and some small b/w vignette illustrated head-pieces. This is a New Illustrated Edition of Edith Nesbit's classic story. "IT" is a small furry thing discovered by Robert, Anthea, Jane, Cyril and Lamb whilst playing in a gravel pit. At first it is cross with them, but later it explains that it is a Psammead or Sand-fairy, able to make wishes come true... But with a caveat...!" . An Attractive New Edition. 1st Edition / 1st Printing. See Images. ; Smaller 4to 9" - 11" tall

Title: Five Children and It Illustrated by John Holder

Author Name: Nesbit, E.

Illustrator: Illustrated by John Holder

Categories: Boys/Girl's Stories Annuals, Theatre. Film. Plays. Performing Arts, Fiction, Modern 1st Editions, Illustrated, Childrens. Juvenile, Architecture. Art. Crafts,

Edition: 1st Thus (BBC Illustrated Edition); First Printing

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 1990

ISBN Number: 0563360658

ISBN Number 13: 9780563360650

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 119857

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