RUPERT ANNUAL 1941 - THE RUPERT BOOK
by Alfred Bestall
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall
Published by Daily Express. 1941
Good condition. The last hardcover annual to be published during the war years and widely considered to be the best Rupert annual ever. Front cover shows Rupert holding a paddle and waving while Algy looks on from a little boat. First story Rupert and the Red Egg. 118 pages.
5" loss to bottom of spine; some splitting/chipping to rest of spine. Scuffing and a bit of surface paper damage to covers. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Binding is starting to feel a little weak, where there is loss to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few light marks to pages, but contents are still generally very good.
Stock no. 2127424
We have 2 other versions of this book in stock.
- Rupert and the Red Egg
- Rupert and the Baby Badger
- Rupert and the Mystery Pond
- Rupert and the Forest Fire
- Rupert and the Lost Boat
- Rupert and the Little Woodman
- Rupert and the Sugar Bird