’National Velvet’ by Enid Bagnold. Illustrated by Laurian Jones. Published by Heinemann. May 1945. UK reprint edition. The book is in very good condition with no marks and a single name written on the fep in pencil. The paper is the cheap war economy standard. The dust wrapper is also in very good condition and is not price clipped. There is light wear to the base of the spine and corners, and a tear to the top corner edge of the front cover.