Second printing of the 1941 first edition. Original pictorial card covers. Illustrated in colour throughout by Philip Zec. A very good copy, the binding firm with spotting to the spine and left edge of the upper panel. The content with spotting to the text block edge are otherwise clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Publisher's printed price of 2/6 to the front flap.
A WWII propaganda book featuring Blossom, a barrage balloon, who grows up to join all the other barrage balloons over the cities and factories of Britain. Following her heroic deed capturing a Nazi aeroplane, she returns home to raise her baby balloons, living happily ever after.
Stock code: 19569