Item #101929 Father Christmas. Raymond BRIGGS.

Father Christmas.

Hamish Hamilton, 1973.

First edition, first printing. 4to. Illustrated boards by Raymond Briggs. Pictorial dustwrapper. A near fine copy with clean boards & unbumped corners. No marks to textblock edges. A small patch of light spotting to halftitle. No inscriptions. The very good+ priceclipped dustwrapper is fresh & clean with light wear only to spine extremities. An attractive copy.

Winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal from the Library Association for best childrens book by a British subject. The book outlines Father Christmas' festive rounds as he deals with a range of quite unsuitable residences while taking welcome breaks with food & drink left out for him; his last stop is Buckingham Palace.

Item #101929

Price: £335.00

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