Publisher: Duckworth and Co., Covent Garden, December 1924, 3rd impression. Hardback, 173 pages, many illustrations in B&W, no dustjacket. Pictorial cover in fawn boards with red and black titling and black, humorous illustrations with light brown cloth spine with black titling, is in very sound condition commensurate with age with light shelfwear to edges and along spine, light bumping to spine extremities, some light tanning and a few light marks here and there. Internally, the book is in good, bright, firm and clean condition with no tears, creases, inscriptions or significant marks. Some foxing to endpapers and light tanning throughout commensurate with age. Text pages and illustrations are all clean and clear. Overall a good, clean copy of this funny and wonderfully illustrated book of cautionary verses for children.