First edition, first printing. 8vo. Red boards with black titles. Pictorial dustwrapper by Henry Ford. A very good+ copy with clean boards. Internally complete with some light spotting to endpapers only. No inscriptions. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete with no loss. Some edgewear to extremities. Original price of 60p/12/-net to front flap. Absolutely none of the usual fading of the spine down to an orange colour that this title is so prone to.
The last in the series and the scarcest of later William titles. When 11 year old William hears that the old man wants to start a garden he decides to help by giving him for starters, ants from other gardens.