Title: Round the Christmas Tree
Author: Sara and Stephen Corrin, Alison Uttley, Alf Prøysen, Astrid Lindgern, Beatrix Potter, et al.
Illustrator: Gavin Rowe, Jill Bennett
Year: 1985 (First Edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books (Penguin Books Ltd.)
Remarks: 1st Young Puffin edition; inscribed
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "All the warmth and excitement of a traditional Christmas, complete with log fires and mince pies, is here in this marvellously varied collection of [sixteen] short stories for young readers."
Illustrated throughout with b&w line drawings.
Pictorial covers are lightly creased with some minor 'invisible' scratches. Previous owner's name neatly inscribed in black calligraphic pen on inside front cover. All pages lightly tanned, but remain completely free from foxing, and are in excellent overall condition. Binding is tight.
Measures 20 cm × 13 cm (8″ × 5.2″). 8vo. 144 pp.