Title: Hare and the Easter Eggs
Author: Alison Uttley
Illustrator: Margaret Tempest
Year: 2000 (First Edition)
Remarks: 1st HarperCollins edition
Book Condition: Like New
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Description: One morning in March, Hare was feeling as mad as a hare should feel. He decided to go to the village, just to see what there was to be seen, and there he found untold joys: jars of sweets, dolls and toy horses, but best of all, chocolate eggs with sugary flowers and ribbons tied round them. A wonderful idea came to Hare, a secret for none of his friends to know until Easter morning…
Illustrated throughout with Margaret Tempest's beautiful watercolours – many of which are full-page. Illustrated pastedowns and endpapers.
Glazed pictorial boards repeat jacket design. Corners straight, spine only slightly bumped at the tail. Jacket lightly scuffed along edges. Unclipped; bears original price of £5.99. Pages are in immaculate condition: clean, crisp and very tightly bound.
Measures 19 cm × 15.5 cm (7.6″ × 6.2″). Large 12mo. 45 pp.