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Gull on the Roof, A, TANGYE, Derek

Author Name    TANGYE, Derek

Title   Gull on the Roof, A

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good in Very Good- dust wrapper

Edition   Fourth Printing

Size   191 pages

Publisher   London Michael Joseph 1961

Illustrator   Illustrated by Jean Tangye; B&W Illustrations

Seller ID   7134

The first volume of the Minack Chronicles. Derek and his wife Jeannie, leave London for Minack, a Cornish cottage where they plan to raise flowers and vegetables for market. Lovely black and white sketches by the author's wife including one of Monty the cat.; First published in March 1961, this fourth printing was issued August 1961. Blue cloth covered board with gilt lettering on spine. Lightly bumped spine ends and board edges have some colour loss. Pages light brown, page edges and one interior page soiled. Unclipped dust wrapper age browned, lightly soiled, and edgeworn with some small chips and closed tears. ; Recommended by Geraldine H., Julie B., and Lesley of the DES email discussion group. Image is actual copy on offer.

England, Cornwall, Flowers, Natural History, Nature, Animals, Autobiography, Cats

Price = 15.95 USD

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