Jonathan Cape, 1940.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. Green boards with gilt titles. Pictorial dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with clean boards. Light spotting to edges. Small mark on p.380. No inscriptions. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete with no loss. One short closed tear & light wear to extremities. Some toning to wrapper spine. Original price of 7s6dnet to front flap. An attractive copy.
The ninth book of the Swallows & Amazons series. It sees the return of the D's to the Norfolk Broads where they renew their friendship with the Coot Club.