No Beat of Drum (Hester Burton) soon to be presented for sale on the impressive BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Oxford University Press, 1966, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white drawings;
From the cover: It was the year 1830 a bad year indeed for the country. Shortage of work, caused by the introduction of machinery, combined with rising food prices, and poverty and near starvation were the sad lot of the English farm-labourers. Seventeen-year-old Joe, like the rest of his family, knew hunger as he had never known it before. Yet it was not only the …
Very Good in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn. School stamp to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Red boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 184 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my Childrens catalogue?