TOWNEND, Jack (illustrator). My Home. Oxford, Basil Blackwood. 1953.
8vo. Original red cloth-backed pictorial card covers; pp. , including binding; illustrated throughout alternately in line and lithographed colour; an excellent copy with light external dusting, internally fine bar a small and neat inscription "Speech therapy" to top margin of inner cover.
First edition. A striking first reader which introduces the child to a domestic vocabulary. A scarce volume by the highly collected illustrator of 'The Railway ABC'; 'A Story About Ducks'; 'Ben' and 'Jenny the Jeep'. No copies listed on the commercial market at the time of cataloguing. None located on Copac or WorldCat.