Alphonse by signed John & George Ward, 1st/1st, 1972
London: Chatto & Windus, (1972). SIGNED. First edition. This is a near fine copy. This beautifully designed dust wrapper is without notable signs of wear and has not been price clipped. The boards are free from chips and marks and the text blocks are bright and white. The illustrator’s signature is present on the title page, dated ‘Faversham ‘05’ in black ink. Overall, this is a beautiful copy in near fine condition.
The tale of a magician and his family who, after performing a magic act at the village show, become involved in the search for missing valuables.