London: The Studio Publications, 1944. New Edition. Hardcover. 96pp. Small quarto [25 cm] Red cloth covered boards with a black ink stamped title on the spine. Very good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. The boards are mildly warped. There is a small light stain on the rear board. Slight spine slant. There is a two inch long crack in the front pastedown along the inside margin. The pages are browned. No dust jacket. Item #32829
How To Do It Series No. 2. Clare Leighton is most known for her illustrations of agrarian life in England, Europe and the American South. Throughout her career she illustrated nearly 65 books including The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy.