Alldridge, Elisabeth

After illustrating the first three Worzel Gummidge books for Burns, Oates & Washbourne, Elisabeth (often erroneously 'Elizabeth') Alldridge wrote a book for young naturalists called The Blue Feather Club, published by Frederick Warne in 1940, followed by illustrations for A Book of Common Trees by Richard Morse for Geoffrey Cumberledge at the Oxford University Press in 1942.
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More About Worzel Gummidge, 1st edn 1938 (Barbara Euphan Todd)The third instalment of the series was published in 1938 by Burns, Oates & Washbourne. Like its predecessor it has Laurel & Hardy flaps.

Jacket illustrations by Elisabeth Alldridge.

ReproJacket #204-A-1, size 190.7x457mm.
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More About Worzel Gummidge, 2nd edn 1951 (Barbara Euphan Todd)Here we have the second edition jacket from Hollis & Carter in 1951. The artwork is identical, although slightly reduced in size, to that of the 1st edition.  This was the last time the title appeared in book form.

Jacket illustrations by Elisabeth Alldridge.

ReproJacket #9-A-1, size 190.5x430mm.
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Worzel Gummidge Again, 1st edn 1937 (Barbara Euphan Todd)The second book of stories about Worzel Gummidge was published in 1937 by Burns, Oates & Washbourne. This edition was not reprinted.

This jacket has Laurel & Hardy flaps, one fat and the other thin.

Jacket illustration by Elisabeth Alldridge.

ReproJacket #142-A-1, size 190.7x457mm.
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Worzel Gummidge, 1st edn 1936 (Barbara Euphan Todd)Here is the 1936 first-issue jacket in all its simple glory. It was reprinted in 1937 and 1939.

Jacket illustration by Elisabeth Alldridge.

ReproJacket #3-A-1, size 190.5x457mm.
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Worzel Gummidge, 1st edn 1939 (3rd printing) (Barbara Euphan Todd)Here is the 1939 reprint. The only changes are to the back flap and panel.

Jacket illustration by Elisabeth Alldridge.

ReproJacket #3-C-1, size 190.2x456mm.