Paper covered boards with laid on colour illustration and cloth quarter binding. 250 x 185 mm approx. Illustrated end papers Colour Frontis + 19 other full page monochrome illustrations on china clay paper with numerous other line illustrations. First Edition first printing of this enduringly popular Australian Author/Illustrator's nursery book featuring the "Gumnut Babies". Good ( Moderate shelf wear and soiling to paper covered boards. Recently re cased by us with a new back strip. Ink gift ink inscription to half title page. Occasional mild finger soiling to margins with a few small marginal tears - max 1 cm approx.) Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.