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Of Lions and Unicorns by Michael Morpurgo (2013 1st Ed Hardback)


£20.00

Very good condition used Hardback
with intact Dust Jacket.

2013 First Edition published by
HarperCollins Children’s Books, London.
Publication number: 1.
Author: Michael Morpurgo.
ISBN: 9780007937264.
Approx dims: 220mm h x 145mm w x 48mm d.

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Of Lions and Unicorns: A Lifetime of Tales from the Master Storyteller

Condition and Description:

Very good condition used Hardback with intact Dust Jacket.

2013 First Edition published by HarperCollins Children’s Books, London.
Publication number: 1.
Author: Michael Morpurgo.
ISBN: 9780007937264.
Approx dims: 220mm h x 145mm w x 48mm d.

Intact clean condition dust jacket with slight creasing to to edges, plus slight rubbing and signs of handling. DJ intact spine with creasing to top. Dust Jacket over very good condition blue cloth boards with gold title lettering to spine. 577 clean/ slightly off white pages of English text with 5 b&w illustrations, no inscriptions. Page ends slightly tanned. Image shown is actual book for sale.

Synopsis of Of Lions and Unicorns:

”A lifetime of tales from the nation’s favourite storyteller, and award-winning author of WAR HORSE – the perfect gift for any book-lover.

The most comprehensive and definitive Michael Morpurgo collection ever, this gorgeous hardback edition features twenty-five enchanting short stories by the nation’s favourite storyteller – as well as extracts from twenty-five of his best-loved novels.

Divided into five parts – covering war, animals, memory, the sea and folk tales – this timeless treasury spans the whole of Michael Morpurgo’s glittering literary career.

Each of the five parts also features a full page illustration by the illustrators Michael has worked most closely with in the course of his writing life: Michael Foreman, Quentin Blake, Christian Birmingham, Emma Chichester-Clark and Peter Bailey. With such beautiful illustrations and such a wealth of extraordinary stories, don’t miss this stunning treat for collectors and fans alike.”