Title: The Last Battle
Author: C.S. Lewis
Illustrator: Pauline Baynes
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd.
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: As the name suggests, this is the final book in the seven-part saga of the magical and mystical land of Narnia. This time the struggle is betwixt young King Tirian and the forces of evil, as represented by Shift the Ape and his hapless dupe, Puzzle the Donkey. Shift disguises Puzzle in a lion-skin and passes him off as the might Alsan himself, corrupting the animals, slaughtering the talking-trees, and destroying the harmony of the kingdom…
Enchanting b&w illustrations throughout – several of which are full-page.
Front cover is creased in upper-right corner (refer to image) and has several 'invisible' scratches; rear cover is immaculate. Spine slightly faded. Usual tanning to pages. Otherwise the book is in superb internal condition: pages are clean, crisp, and completely free from foxing. Super-tight binding. Includes a short, 3 page biography about the author.
Measures 18 cm × 11 cm (7.2″ × 11″). 12mo. 165 pp. + 3 page catalogue of other titles by the publisher