Title: The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and other Nonsense
Author: Edward Lear
Illustrator: Dale Maxey
Year: 1973 (First Edition)
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Picture Lions (Collins)
ISBN: 0006606407
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.

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