Title: Gumdrop Finds A Friend
Author: H.E. Todd
Illustrator: Val Biro
Year: 1978 (First Edition)
Publisher: Pan Books Ltd
Remarks: 1st Pan edition
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: What begins as a peaceful holiday in Cornwall, quickly becomes a full-blown adventure when Mr. Oldcastle finds a stash of smuggled watches in Gumdrop's boot… This is the first book in the series to feature Horace.
Val Biro's superb watercolour illustrations grace every page.
Slight wear to front cover (refer to image). One or two pages have insignificant creasing from handling, otherwise immaculate. Not a jot of foxing in sight.
A lovely copy of a scarce first edition by this publisher.
Measures 20 cm × 15.5 cm (8″ × 6.2″). 8vo. Unpaginated.