Illustrated by Michael Foreman
Published by Harper Collins Childrens Books. 1st. 2011
Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper. In the Imperial War Museum is a wooden Dachshund carved by a German prisoner of war who was working on a British farm after the fighting had ended. This is the story of how it got there. Blue boards. Gilt titles to spine. Colour illustrations.
Wrapper has a tiny tear to top of rear panel. Small grubby mark to front panel.
Stock no. 1401262
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