Title: The New Adventures of Galldora
Author: Modwena Sedgwick
Illustrator: Diana John
Year: 1970 (First Edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd.
Remarks: 1st Puffin edition
Book Condition: Very Good/Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "Galldora, the rag doll, has more hair-raising adventures. In this book she saves Marybell and her father from drowning and hides a top-secret document from thieves after he first trip in an aeroplane. Strangest of all, she saves the day when she is baked in a rabbit pie!"
Illustrated with numerous, humorous b&w sketches.
Negligible wear along cover extremities; equally minor creasing on rear. Pages lightly tanned (standard fare in a 41 year old paperback). Page 99 has a closed tear extending vertically near its right edge. Otherwise all pages are in very good condition: unmarked, tightly bound, and completely free from foxing. Original 'dual' price of 20p 4/– printed on rear cover.
A lovely copy of an extremely scarce title.
Measures 19.5 cm × 13 cm (7.8″ × 5.2″). Small 8vo. 106 pp. + 6 page catalogue of other books by the publisher.