Vintage Puffin: Tarka the Otter by Henry Williamson 1949-65

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Title: Tarka the Otter
Author: Henry Williamson
Publisher: Penguin
Publication Date: 1949-65
Format: Softcover

The book is in good condition for it's age. The covers and pages are browning and have age spots.

Reader's note

Add a dash of childhood nostalgia to the bookshelf with this beautiful vintage Puffin of Tarka the Otter by Henry Williamson--a gem among a bounty of out of print rare books and decorative Penguin books on our vintage bookstore! 'When the bees’ feet shake the bells of the heather, and the ruddy strings of the sap-stealing dodder are twined about the green spikes of the furze, it is summertime on the commons. Exmoor is the high country of the winds, which are to the falcons and the hawks: clothed by whortleberry bushes and lichens and ferns and mossed trees in the goyals, which are to the foxes, the badgers, and the red deer: served by rain-clouds and drained by rock-littered streams, which are to the otters...'