CHAPMAN, Jean (text) & WATTS, John (illustrations).


Publisher: Angus & Robertson
Place Published: Sydney,
Description: Hardcover. Octavo-size picture book. Child's signature and number on the front paste-down, o/w very good in pictorial boards.
Date Published: 1969.

Story of little city boy who wants a horse, but “a horse needs a big paddock to live in, not a small garden”. However, an old hobby horse comes to the rescue. Illustrated in soft colour and b/w by Watts. Muir’s bibliography lists the first edition as a 1967 printing, but the copyright date for author and illustrator, and National Library of Australia Registry Number both point to 1969 as the correct date. Postage within Australia for this small/light book is set at $3 ($6 overseas), so please disregard any site default rate, which will be adjusted downwards before the order is processed by the bookseller.

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