Moss and Blister


Author: Leon Garfield

Illustrator: Faith Jacques

GARFIELD, Leon. Moss and Blister. Illustrated by Faith Jaques. London: Heinemann [1976]. 12mo, 48pp. Color pictorial boards. Decorative title, 8 full[page and 15 smaller b&w illustrations. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket (slight edge wear).

First edition. The tale of a midwife and her apprentice set in 18th century London in which they are summoned to deliver a baby in a stable on Christmas eve! One of Garfield’s four Apprentices tales.