Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor.

By: PEAKE, Mervyn

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1st Edition. A little wear to the spine and ever so slightly shaken in an extensively professionally restored dust wrapper. From the collection of H.B. [Burgess] Drake. Drake was a schoolmaster at Eltham college during Peake's time there and became a friend. He was godfather to Peake's daughter Clare and Peake illustrated two of his books; The Book of Lyonne [1952] and The Oxford English Course for Secondary Schools, Book One [1957]. This is one of a number of Drake's books recently acquired, a number of which are inscribed by Peake to Drake and his wife. This title not inscribed.

Title: Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor.

Author Name: PEAKE, Mervyn

Categories: Mervyn Peake::,

Publisher: Country Life, 1939.:

Seller ID: 38072