THE HOUSE OF THE PELICAN.
Edition: 2nd printing.
New York & London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, (1957) dj. Hardcover - Set against exciting events of the Edinburgh Festival, this is the story of four young people - the daughter of the owner of a boarding house, the son and young daughter of a trombone player in the orchestra, and the son of a rich, but considerate and kind American family - who set out to find the elusive House of the Pelican. Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum with a tinted frontispiece, 8 full-page black and white drawings and numerous small sketches. illustrations and lots of little sketches. 248 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (a few small chips to dj edges, some toning).