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by Anthony Buckeridge

Illustrated by Mays

Published by Collins. 1st. 1967

Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Grey boards, red title to spine, top edge red. 4 b/w illustrations. 160 pages.

Spine and corners bumped. Some light browning to boards. Light foxing to textblock else contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with some loss to spine ends and tape repairs on verso.

Stock no. 1318714

Price £38.00

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  • It was purely by chance that the stray homing pigeon chose an attic windowsill at Linbury Court School as a temporary roosting place - an unfortunate choice, as it happens as the attics were out of bounds for boys.
  • But that was only the start of the trouble, for with Jennings in charge as chief Isecret) pigeon-fancier the security arrangements for tending the bird's welfare became complicated to the point of chaos. Indeed, a diversity of people ranging from the local newspaper reporter to an inspector of woodworm became unwittingly involved in some aspect of the development before the pigeon was finally restored to its owner.

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