(1899 - 1974)
Eric Robert Russell Linklater (March 8, 1899 – November 7, 1974) was a Welsh-born Scottish writer of novels and short stories, military history, and travel books. For The Wind on the Moon, a children’s fantasy novel, he won the 1944 Carnegie Medal from the Library Association for the year’s best children’s book by a British subject.
An anthology of drink, with a dust jacket by Ardizzone.
The Merry Muse (1959)
Max Arbuthnot becomes mixed up with an unpublished manuscript by Robert Burns.
Timothy and Hew join forces with Davy Jones to foil the villainous Dan Scumbril and his dastarly crew in their attempt to take over the ocean depths.