THE WHISPERING MOUNTAIN

By: JOAN AIKEN

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Turquoise Boards with gilt titles to spine, 200 x 135 mm approx. 240pp. Illustrated End Papers, Dust Jacket and title page illustration by Pat Marriott. First Edition, 1st printing of this children's book set in a fictional Welsh town Pennygaff. The legendary golden Harp of Teirtu is found in a ruined monastery. Before the question of ownership is settled the harp is stolen. The search to recover it leads to the heart of the Whispering Mountain. VG/VG (Book - light shelf wear to extremities. Ink gift insc. to half title page. A little cockling to bottom margin of book block and feint tide mark to rear free end paper from water spillage. Dust Jacket- non price clipped cover 21s. No shelf wear or soiling but some evidence of the water spillage to reverse. ie Not visible from face of front or rear panels. Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve. No other notable defects to book or jacket. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE WHISPERING MOUNTAIN

Author Name: JOAN AIKEN

Illustrator: PAT MARRIOTT

Categories: Modern First Editions, Fiction, Childrens,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: LONDON, JONATHAN CAPE: 1968

ISBN Number: 0224615742

ISBN Number 13: 9780224615747

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 123828

Keywords: Joan Aiken, The Whispering Mountain, The Harp of Teirtu, Pat Marriott Book Illustrator. Childrens Books, Modern First Editions, Books on line Brighton.,