Title: The Wise Doll
Author: Hiawyn Oram
Illustrator: Ruth Brown
Year: 2000 (First Edition)
Publisher: Red Fox (Random House Children's Books)
Remarks: 1st Red Fox edition
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "Horrid and Very-Horrid don't want to play with Too-Nice and they send her away to a fetch a jewelled toad from Baba Yaga, the terrifying witch. Baba Yaga isn't giving anything away. 'You want something, you work for it,' she sneers, and sets Too-Nice some seemingly impossible tasks. But help is at hand for Too-Nice, from the old doll hidden in her pocket, and Baba Yaga, Horrid and Very-Horrid are in for a shock…"
Excellent, full-page colour illustrations throughout.
Glazed pictorial covers are lightly creased. A handful pages are also lightly creased. Otherwise all are in superb condition: glossy, bright, and unmarked.
Measures 27.5 cm × 22 cm (11″ × 8.8″). 4to. Unpaginated.