Title: Learnabout... Camping
Author: David Harwood
Illustrator: Martin Aitchison, Eric Winter
Year: 1977 (First Edition)
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Book Condition: Near Excellent
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Everything you ever wanted to know about living in the great outdoors is condensed into the pages of this pocket-sized book. From selecting and pitching a tent, to correctly building a fire and cooking outdoors; personal hygiene to dealing with the wind and rain; plus much, much more.
Illustrated with a mix of humorous cartoons and wonderful paintings (all in colour). Front pastedown and endpapers feature a list of essential camping equipment, whilst those at the back contain an illustrated Country Code and First Aid hints.
Matt pictorial boards are in very good condition. The corners are perfectly straight; negligible bumping to the spine. Internally, the book is effectively in the same condition as it left the publisher 35 years ago. Ultra-tight binding.
Genuine first edition.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 52 pp.