Stories about the Floppo Woppo by Mary Raymond 1st / 1st 1937
The First UK printing published by George Harrap, London in 1937. The Book is in near fine condition. A little offsetting to the end-papers with light spotting to the text-block but the pages are clean. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The scarce wrapper is complete and is in near Fine condition with just a hint of toning to the spine.
Wonderfully illustrated throughout in B/W and block green by the author's husband H. Elliot-Blake. The illustrator was an emminent plastic surgeon and a founder member of the Medical Art Society, his paintings were exhibited by the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and the Royal Academy of Arts, and some still adorn the corridors of the London Clinic. A very scarce title in exceptional condition with like wrapper.