The four Gareth children have always led a very quiet life in London with their parents - until Dad suddenly gets ill abroad, and Mum has to go out to look after him.
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Book Description Collins, 1966. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1966. 223 pages. Illustrated dust jacket with black lettering over blue cloth. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. B&W illustrations throughout. Clean pages. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Clipped dust jacket. Moderate wear, large tears and pieces missing to edges and corners. Mild soiling to DJ. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1478004206RF
Book Description Collins, 1966. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1966 Collins Hardback 1st Edition 1st Impression. Very good in very good+ dustjacket. With jacket design & illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. Bookseller Inventory # 299
Book Description Collins. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2746825284