First Published 1979 by Lutterworth

Illustrated by Elsie and P. Wrigley

first edition wrapper. Click to open and enlarge
first edition dustwrapper
An anthology of poetry and prose

Foreword, introductions and editorial notes by Malcolm Saville.
Illustrated throughout with line drawings by Elsie and Paul Wrigley.

First edition: Hardback; boards purple; block gilt; 192pp; ISBN 0-7188-23931; cp 4.95

Later sold with a reprinted dustwrapper with a pink background and cp 9.95.
Still available from Lutterworth (without dustwrapper).
My copy, bought in 2001 new, is bound in green cloth but is otherwise identical to the first edition.
[For information on all these editions, thanks to Steven Handy]
second dustwrapper. Click to enlarge
second 'pink' wrapper
courtesy of Mark O'Hanlon

Other Editions:

Lion 1981:
New edition; paperback; this appears to be a photo-reduction of the original book with a new cover design; 192pp; 15 illustrations; ISBN 0-85648-475-X; cp 1.50

published in Australia under the imprint Albatross Books; ISBN 0-86760-353-4; cp $4.95.

Lion paperback cover. Click to enlarge
Lion paperback cover

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Text copyright John Allsup
Created April 2001
Last updated Jan 2006