London: Golden Cockerel, 1955. First Edition, Limited Edition. Octavo (dimensions 31.5 x 19cm), 128pp, two watercolour illustrations and fifty-one crayon illustrations by Flint reproduced in photogravure1, bound in quarter morocco by Mansell, marbled boards, matching marbled slipcase. Spine darkened with joints beginning to separate, head of the spine is chipped, lightly foxed endpapers. Slipcase is somewhat dull and beginning to fray along the base. Item #763
No.161 of 550 (the first 150 copies were bound in scarlet morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe and accompanied by eight extra plates). The text in Pastonchi type was set and printed by John Roberts Press, London. The photogravure reproductions were created by Bemrose and Sons of Derby and the copper plates from which they were printed were afterwards destroyed.