[RUPERT]. [BESTALL, Alfred]. Rupert and the Wonderful Boots. London; Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. .
Folio. Original pictorial card covers, stapled to spine; pp. , including wrappers; vibrantly illustrated throughout in full colour; a very fresh copy with minor dusting, some rusting to staples, and light edge rubbing.
First coloured edition. One of the scarce large format Ruperts, which are so vulnerable to wear. The story describes how a pair of magical boots fly Rupert over villages and castles and involve him in adventures with brigands and ogres.