'The Lantern Bearers' by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Charles Keeping. Published by OUP. 1959. UK 1st edition.
The book is in very good + condition with no marks or inscriptions.
The dustwrapper is in very good condition and is not price clipped. There is wear and loss to the top/base of the spine and corners. There is creasing to the edges and a couple of tears and slight loss to the rear cover. The wrapper comes with a clear unattached protective cover.
An early title from one of the UK's finest writer of historical fiction for children, of whom we have other titles.