London: Humphrey Milford / Oxford University Press, 1927. Third Impression. Paperback. 69pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Brown and black printed wraps. Fair. The covers are detached, but present, and they are faded and have a couple of small stains. There is a small stain on the verso of the front cover, and there is also a very small stain on the title page. There is a former owner's name in small pen on the title page. Pp. 28-29 have large browned patches from a newspaper clipping. Item #25310
Freely adapted for the English stage by Nigel Playfair and Clifford Bax. A fable in which many of the insects are given human qualities.