This story was written by Janet when she was five-and-a-half years old, and was first published in Puffin Post in 1968. it contains all the ingredients that one little girl decided she would like to have in her ideal picture book. We hope you will agree that there have never been pirates so bloodthirsty, so ill-fated, or so charming as these.
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Book Description Penguin Picture Puffin, U.K., 1970. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good-. Mcdonald, Jill (illustrator). 1st Edition. There Are Very Few Copies Of This Book Available. It Was Published In The British Commonwealth And Is An Amazing Collaboration Between A Five Year Old, Janet Aithison, And An Artist, Jill Macdonald, To Demonstrate What Janet Thought A Pirate Book Should Be Like. There Is Quite A Lot Of Gold And Silver, Theft And Murder, As Might Be Expected, But Also Some Dusting And Tidying And A Cat. This Copy Is Well Worn (See Scan). There Is No Writing. Covers Are Scratched And Creased, Corners And Edges Worn. Interior Is Quite Good, Colors Bright. There Are Two For Sale In Germany, One In France, Two In The Uk, And Two In The U.S. That I Can Locate, With Prices Ranging From About $75.00 To Over $300.00. Bookseller Inventory # 003119