Title: 'Well-Loved Tales': The Gingerbread Boy
Author: Vera Southgate
Illustrator: Robert Lumley
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd
Remarks: '70s reprint
Book Condition: Near Excellent
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "Young children will enjoy having this story read to them, and seeing the delightful illustrations. Children who need extra reading practice will be encouraged by the clear type and relatively simple text."
In true Ladybird fashion, the book is illustrated with beautiful, full-page colour oils on each facing page.
Matt pictorial boards are extremely well-preserved with only the lightest of wear. Negligible bumping to spine and corners. Apart from some light creasing, all pages are in fantastic condition: crisp, bright, unmarked, and very tightly bound.
This reprint dates from c.1975.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 51 pp.