The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe, a story for children: First Edition Third Impression. With illustrations by Pauline Baynes
The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second fantasy novel in The Chronicles of Narnia.
Original pale blue cloth boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Spine colour is darkened and edges pale in colour. Cream end pages with pen signature on front free page. Colour frontis illustration and dedication to Lucy on page 5. Black and white illustrations throughout the text. Bindings are good and pages are clean with very minor page end foxing. Illustrations by Pauline Baynes. 173 printed pages. 8vo.
Dust jacket is clipped and protected by a clear film. Some foxing on the cover and a darkened spine colour. The Tales of Narnia are listed on the back of the dust jacket. “Third Impression” marked on the front flap plus reviews of The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe. Back flap of the wrapper is clear.