It is 50 years since the first publication of "The Island of Adventure" - the first title in a series of eight books. Since then, millions of children have delighted and shared in the adventures of Philip, Dinah. Jack, Lucy-Ann and, of course, Kiki the parrot.
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Book Description Macmillan Childrens Books, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # 1978833
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003251608
Book Description Macmillan & Co Ltd, London, 1994. Cloth Covered Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Stuart Tresilian (illustrator). First Thus. In beige cloth with red and black titles to spine and front board. Red and black illustration to front board. Black and white pictorial frontispiece on verso of half-title page and title page. Numerous black and white illustrations throughout the book. Unclipped colour pictorial dust jacket. 327 pages. Dust jacket very good with very slight shelf-wear to bottom and top edges of jacket. Small corner crease and small biro mark to ffep, and small smudge on copyright page. Minor spotting to page edges, otherwise book clean and unmarked. Size: 8 " x 5 1/4". Bookseller Inventory # 905674
Book Description Macmillan Children's Books, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. As new hardback,in as new d/j.1994,factsimile,of the 1944,1st macmillan edition.with the original drawings,by Stuart Tresilian. Bookseller Inventory # 25792
Book Description Macmillan Children's Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2811949259