Item #6121 Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes. Edward Ardizzone.
Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes
Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes
Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes

Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes.

London, Sydney, Toronto: The Bodley Head, 1970. 4to. Second edition. First published by Oxford University Press. Original illustrated paper boards. Printed by William Clowes & Sons Ltd. 51 illustrations by Edward Ardizzone, including title page vignette, 26 pen drawings and 24 watercolours. Bookplate of Andrew Murray on the flyleaf. Unclipped d/w with price in decimal and old money. Fine in fine d/w. Item #6121

"A new version of an old story which was written and illustrated for my daughter Christianna. This new version is for my grand-daughter JOANNA". The revisions include making Mr Grimes and old family friend of Lucy Brown rather a stranger who gives a young girl ice cream. A fine copy.

Price: £125.00

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