Title no. 30 in the Billy Bunter series of books. Full-page illustrations and colour frontispiece by C.H. Chapman. Pagination: vi + 217 pages.
Yellow cloth binding with green lettering to front cover and spine; colour illustrated dust-jacket.
Good condition for a second-hand book: moderate wear to dust-jacket, mainly to edges with significant chipping to top end of spine and front flap fold, 7cm closed tear to front bottom edge, 8cm closed tear to rear bottom edge and spine, 1.7cm closed tear to rear bottom edge, 1 x 2.5cm and 1 x 1.5cm closed tears and creasing to front top edge, light soiling to jacket; very light bumping to hardcover corners and spine ends, light bowing to front cover, light slanting to spine. light soiling to front cover and spine; pages 7 to 16 detached, all other pages remain intact, 1.5cm closed tear to page 141/142 top edge, crease to page 173/174 top corner; light soiling to top edge of covers and pages, inscription to front free endpaper, occasional markings/soiling internally, otherwise internally fine given age of book.