MAILAND, Antony (illustrator). Anne MALLOY (author). A Proper Place For Chip. London; Constable Young Books Ltd. 1963
Tall 8vo. Original light blue boards decorated and lettered in gilt, in pictorial dustwrapper with wrap-around design by Antony Maitland; pp. [ii], 3-47 + [i]; with illustrations on every page in alternate colour and line; a very fresh, uninscribed copy with a slightly ragged juvenile name to front free endpaper, protected by an unusually good, unclipped dustwrapper (13s 6d) with a little toning and spotting, nicking to spine ends and corners, and some browning to the verso.
First edition. A young boy takes his pet sparrow on a canal boat trip and meets with adventures.