Title: read it yourself: Heidi
Author: Johanna Spyri, Fran Hunia
Illustrator: Lynne Willey
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Remarks: c.1981 reprint
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Spyri's classic tale from the Austrian Alps is retold by Fran Hunia using simple language and large text in this lovely edition.
Beautiful, colour illustrations (the vast majority of which are full-page) bring the story to life. Pastedowns and endpapers are decorated with a stunning colour chinoiserie peacock and butterflies.
Matt pictorial boards. Spine bumped with some minor wear; corners are straight. Apart from some negligible creasing to a handful of pages, the book is internally as new. The pages are crisp, bright, unmarked, and completely free from foxing or tanning. Super-tight binding.
This reprint dates from c.1981
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 51 pp.