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The Reluctant Dragon

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Era:
Vintage; 1960s
Condition:
Excellent
Materials:
paper
Size:
8.25" L x 5.75" W x 0.5" H
Color/Finish:
blue

Why We Love This

The Reluctant Dragon by Kenneth Grahame. London: Holiday House, 1966. First printing thus. This is a '60s reissue of a short story that first appeared as a separate book with Ernest Shepard's illustrations in 1938. An imaginative schoolboy meets the dragon of his dreams and arranges a friendly contest with St. George, who feels he must make a show of fighting the beast. Book and jacket are in very good condition.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.