Title: The fox and the Magician (Puddle Lane)
Author: Sheila McCullagh
Illustrator: Gavin Rowe
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Remarks: Inscribed; c.1989 reprint
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: An interesting alternative to the Key Words Reading Scheme designed to encourage little ones to discover the magic of reading. The text on the left is intended to be read by the parent, whilst the short sentences on the right are for the child. Book 16 of Stage 2 of the Reading Programme.
Superbly illustrated in full-colour.
Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped. Previous owner has inscribed his name in red ballpoint in the space provided for this purpose. Slight damage to the front pastedown where the binding has become partially exposed. Otherwise, the book is as new. Super-tight binding.
Contrary to what is printed on the verso, this is not a first edition. The printed price of 99p indicates this reprint is from 1989.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.5″). 12mo. 43 pp.