London: Frederick Warne & Company, (1960). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Quarto volume bound in blue cloth and lettered in red. Written and illustrated by W. Heaton Cooper. With 16 full color plates and 87 drawings. Much has been written about the Lake District and the large popular tourist lakes of Windemere, Coniston Water and Derwent Water, to name a few. This book examines some of the the hundreds of small tarns or tear-drop lakes dotting the landscape. With lovely wrap-around dust jacket by Cooper. Signed by the author and illustrator, here the same person, at the copyright page. Previous owner name at the half-title. Very minor wear. Illustrated map endpapers.