ARDIZZONE,EDWARD. PAUL THE HERO OF THE FIRE. (England: Penguin 1948). Square 8vo, pictorial boards, slight wear to spine paper else VG+ in lightly soiled and slightly chipped dust wrapper. 1st edition of this uncommon Ardizzone title, beautifully illustrated in color on every page. The story tells the tale of Paul who joins the circus to help support his family and who then becomes a hero. A Porpoise Book.