Title: Passionella and other stories
Author: Jules Feiffer
Illustrator: Jules Feiffer
Year: 1960 (First Edition)
Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press
Remarks: 1st British edition
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Description: A collection of side-splitting stories including the eponymous Passionella – a contemporary take on Cinderella – who is transformed from a chimney sweep into a Hollywood film star, and Boom! a satirical view of the nuclear arms race.
Illustrated throughout with the award-winning cartoonist's brilliant sketches and watercolours in b&w.
Pictorial cloth boards. Spine is bumped and lightly sunned. The previous owner has stamped the date "01 APR 1974" twice in green ink on the front pastedown (possibly a reference to the date on which he acquired the book). One or two pages have very light smudges on their edges, whilst the rest are completely unmarked. All pages are tightly bound and devoid of foxing.
Measures 20.5 cm × 14 cm (8.2″ × 5.6″). 8vo. Unpaginated.