Title: The Birthday Spell
Author: Ronda Armitage
Illustrator: David Armitage
Year: 1981 (First Edition)
Publisher: Hippo Books (Scholastic Book Services Inc.)
Remarks: 1st Hippo edition
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "Joise is fed up with being bossed by her father, mother and big sister Nicky. So when she is given a witch's costumer for her birthday, she decides to make vanishing spells for bossy people — a plan which backfires and nearly spoils her birthday too!"
Illustrated with lovely full-page watercolours.
Covers are lightly creased; pages slightly more so – two or three have pronounced creasing in their upper-right corners. Otherwise, all are unmarked and completely free from foxing and tanning.Measures 23 cm × 19 cm (9.2″ × 7.6″). Oversize 8vo. Unpaginated.