The River of Adventure
by Enid Blyton, illustrated by Stuart Tresilian
Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1st edition 1955
The eighth book in Enid Blyton’s ‘Adventure’ series with Jack, Philip, Dinah and Lucy-Ann, and Kiki the parrot.
Hardback in dustwrapper. pp. viii, 277, including b/w illustrations. 8 x 5.5 inches approx. (202mm x 138mm).
Dustwrapper rubbed and worn to spine ends and corner tips; spine faded and darkened; heavy offsetting to verso; some staining to rear panel but more apparent to verso. Covers showing light wear to extremities, a touch marked and grubby in places but generally clean and bright. Offsetting to endpapers and toned to margins, inscription to front free endpaper; pages a little age toned but generally clean throughout; edges of page-block dusty.
Overall, showing light wear but remaining an attractive copy.