Children's Modern First Editions, Joseph Connolly, 1988
Children's Modern First Editions; Their Value to Collectors, by Joseph Connolly.
Published by Macdonald Orbis, 1988. 1st edition. Illustrated collector's guide with prices, covering many of the leading children's authors.
Good black hardback with dustjacket. Dustjacket a bit shelf rubbed and bumped and ragged at the head of spine. Price sticker to inside flap. Hardback is soundly bound with some fading along lower edge. Text is clean, but age discolored due to the paper stock used. An excellent reference. With laminated card bookmark as issued with price codes - creased at top.
336pp including plates in colour and black and white.
Dimensions approximately 240mm high x 152mm wide x 30mm deep.