First edition

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 AM/01/01
  • Dates of Creation
      nd [c 1961]
  • Physical Description
      20 items

Scope and Content

Dummy pages and original artwork for the first edition of the book, published by Constable and Co. Ltd. in 1961. The file includes an early design for the cover, a printed book jacket and a display card commemorating Maitland's award of the Kate Greenaway medal in 1961.

The original artwork is arranged roughly in the order in which it appears in the book, with printed items appearing at the end of the file.