Book Condition Faint offset foxing to endsheets, else fine, in gilt-lettered red cloth shelfback over black cloth covers; in an about near fine illustrated dust jacket, lightly worn, mildly age-toned, with a few tiny edge tears, a small patch of pale stain.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing.
Publisher Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1962.
Seller ID 48937.00
"In 1952, a working-class family decide to give up their annual holiday, and instead go to London to see the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth. This is the story of the disasters and triumphs of the day...my favorite Gallico."--Martin Benson.