The Pebbles on the Beach by Clarence Ellis
1954. First Edition. 163 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over purple cloth. Contains black and white in-text illustrations, with colour illustrated plates. Pages and plates are lightly tanned and foxed throughout, heavier to endpapers. Occasional thumb-marking present. Cracking to gutters of a few pages with exposed binding. Binding is slightly shaky. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Mild tanning to spine and edges. Unclipped jacket has heavy edge wear with some areas of loss, heavy tears, chips and creasing. Dark rubbing to all surfaces.