Title: The Bobbsey Twins at the Tower of London
Author: Laura Lee Hope
Year: 1959 (First Edition)
Publisher: World Distributors (Manchester) Limited
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Description: "How would you children like to go to England with your mother and dad?". These words, spoken by a business associate of Mr. Bobbsey, sent the two pairs of lively twins into an exciting adventure involving a plot to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London…
Contains several full-page b&w illustrations, including an excellent frontis depicting the Twins playing with pigeons in Trafalgar Square. Endpapers and pastedowns are illustrated with a b&w pattern of miscellaneous, holiday-related objects (e.g. beach balls, windmills, circus tents, &c.).
Coffee coloured cloth boards repeat the framed portraits of the Twins on the jacket. Black text on spine. Jacket unclipped (bears original price of 6/-). Lightly scuffed along top. Two closed tears skilfully repaired on rear. Pages are tanned, but in excellent unmarked condition and very tightly bound.
Measures: 19 cm × 12.5 cm (7.6″ × 5″). 8vo. 184 pp.