Omgosh I loved this and it was my favourite toy for ever! Mine was yellow and an older version but I used to make my own stationary and pretend I was a secretary. That's why I still love stationary stuff now- pens, paper etc I wish I had this still, I could cry that I got rid of it!!
Before the days of Swallows and Amazons in a land far away from the idylls of the English countryside, Arthur Ransome befriended Lenin and married Trotsky's secretary, as he filed reports for the Manchester Guardian