Title: The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and other Nonsense
Author: Edward Lear
Illustrator: Dale Maxey
Year: 1973 (First Edition)
Publisher: Picture Lions (Collins)
Remarks: 1st Picture Lions edition
Book Condition: Fair/Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Rare Picture Lions edition of the rarer-still 1969 original featuring the eponymous poem plus the following three: The Two Old Bachelors; There Was An Old Man of Dumbree; and There Was A Young Lady.
Illustrated throughout with Maxey's lovely, colourful – at times psychedelic – and very '60s full-page artwork.
Pictorial covers are creased horizontally (refer to image) with some minor foxing to front and rear. Final page has two minor nicks/closed tears. All others are in very good, unmarked condition. Binding is sound.
Measures 21 cm × 15 cm (8.4″ × 6″). 8vo. Unpaginated.