First edition. Publisher's original yellow pictorial cloth, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in colour throughout by Dorothy Craigie. An excellent near fine copy, the binding firm and the cloth bright, the contents very lightly spotted to the endpapers are otherwise clean throughout. Complete with the original price-clipped dustwrapper which is lightly rubbed and nicked to the extremities.
An attractive example of Greene's anonymously written first book for children.
Stock code: 17603