London, J. M. Dent / Dent's All Clear Books, 1940. First Thus.First Impression. Hardback. A good book with the artwork near fine. 16 pen and ink illustrations by Newton Whittaker, being a complete suite of the illustrations in the book. An excellent set of accomplised illustrations, not a far cry from Lynd Ward and Rockwell Kent. The illustrations range in size from 130mm x 75mm to 135mm x 235mm. The book is a little worn and grubby to the boards, has an owner's name inked on the bottom edge and a similar inscription on the front endpaper. The artwork has pencil notes for the printers Illustrations by Newton Whittaker [7850, Hyraxia Books].