Title: Well-Loved Tales: The Ugly Duckling
Author: Hans Andersen, Lynne Bradbury
Illustrator: Petula Stone
Year: 1979 (First Edition)
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Evocative double-spread colour illustrations with superimposed text throughout. Pastedowns and endpapers are illustrated with key characters from various fairy tales.
Matt pictorial boards are lightly soiled. Spine bumped and worn at tail (refer to image). Corners bumped. Internally, the book is as new: clean, crisp, very tightly bound pages.
The Ugly Duckling is the last title listed under the "Grade 1" series, indicating that this is a genuine first edition.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 51 pp.