The Seashore and Seashore Life, 1964 (matt)


The Seashore and Seashore Life, 1964 edition.  Series 536.

This book is written by Nancy Scott, with jewel-like, vibrant illustrations by Jill Payne.  Payne was one of a rare breed – a female illustrator working for Ladybird over the ‘golden years’ – between the late 1950s and early 70s.  If you ever get a chance to see her original artwork for her Ladybird books, take it.  The original artwork is painted to about the same size as the final picture in the book – exquisite.

This matt copy is in very good condition inside and out.  There is a name one the endpapers, otherwise the pages are clean and tight. It dates to the late 1970s and has an original price of 40p on the back.

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Weight 0.11 kg