Title The Callow Pit Coffer. Drawings by Margaret Gordon. Signed copy.
Publisher Macmillan. London. 1968 1st edition.
Seller ID 63043
8vo. In pictorial white hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. yellow endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine and edges slightly darkened. Small tears to ends of spine. Not price clipped). Author’s signed inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 48pp. With b/w illustrations. A dark folk tale from Norfolk. The pond known as Callow Pit is said to conceal a treasure. Two young boys in the reign of King Steven, decide to retreive it. The get more than they bargained for.
Childrens KEVIN CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, Callow Pit Coffer, Margaret Gordon, Signed copy, folk tale, Norfolk, pond, treasure, dustwrapper first edition Norfolk