Wigley by Rosemary Barnes illustrated by Margaret Tarrant

Delightful children's book 'Wigley' by Rosemary Barnes and illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Ward Lock and co. 1st Edition. Hard cover. Very good/Near Fine. Rare first edition with dust jacket. Not dated but possibly 1940s printed by Greycaines. Very good jacket with minor nicks to top of the spine and 3 very tiny closed tears, not price clipped. Hardback with pictorial board cover to front, plain brown to back, blue cloth spine and lettering, tiny amount of fading to lower spine tip otherwise fine. Inside is also near fine condition - no names, no inscriptions, very minor foxing. & 8 beautiful colour plates and many pencil drawings all by Margaret Tarrant. Green and white illustrated endpapers.