Trevor, Meriol HUNT THE KING, HIDE THE FOX
London: Faber and Faber Limited, (1950). First edition. Hardcover. Bookseller's tiny stamp to front pastedown, light shelf wear, else near fine in red cloth stamped in gilt to the spine; in very mildly edgeworn, nicked, age-toned dust jacket with artwork by Philip Hepworth, who has also done the interior illustrations.
By the author of juvenile historical fiction and fantasy, who passed away at age eighty in January of 2000, still writing strong. This early work is in the World Dionysus series which she and Margaret Priestley created about a fanciful island kingdom.