Title: The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 12b: Mountain Adventure
Author: W. Murray
Illustrator: M. Aitchison
Year: 1967 (First Edition)
Publisher: Wills & Hepworth Ltd.
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Simon and John – Peter and Jane's cousins – decide to use their reward money to set up a youth club. Premises purchased and decorated (with the help of the club members), various sporting activities, including basketball and judo, are introduced. Soon, 12 members decided to form an Adventure Group to sate their thirst for outdoor exercise. The 12 call a meeting to decide what activities would be suitable, and one member suggests mountain-climbing. All agree this is an excellent idea and embark on their mountain adventure…
Stunning, full-page colour illustrations on every facing page.
Matt pictorial boards. Original price of 2/6 NET printed on front pastedown. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed; former is bumped badly at tail. Internally, the book is almost as new. The only defects being a minor stain on the rear pastedown and a negligible mark on p. 48. Super-tight binding.
Rare first edition.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 52 pp.