Rapunzel, 1968. This book, illustrated by Eric Winter, was the 14 book in the original series of 27 Well-Loved Tales books. The text, as always in the books of this series, was written by Vera Southgate.
Some odd things linger in the memory for many years after childhood. Many people vividly remember the scene of the wife, craving the crisp salad in the witch’s garden more than they remember the poor blind prince feeling his way around in the wilderness.
Rapunzel, 1971, glossy boards, Illustrated by Eric Winter. This copy is in good condition inside and out. It’s clearly been read a few times over the years – the pages have the usual small blemishes of use – but it’s generally clean and free from writing and the glossy boards are robust and have protected it externally. It dates from the mid-1980s and has the original price of 70p on the back.
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