NY: Harper & Brothers, 1968. Garth WIlliams. Hardcover. Fine. Item #18511
16mo. Slightly smaller than the first edition at 2¼ by 3¼ (without the fur) in a box about 3¼ by 4½ inches. A charming small book in pictorial boards with color illustrations throughout by Garth Williams. The book has its original real fur slipcover, and is housed in its original pictorial box. The box has a circular opening to show the fur on the book. There is slight discoloration of the pastedowns due to contact with the fur, else in fine condition. The pictorial box has a few creases but is in very good to near fine condition. Originally published in 1946,this reissue maintained the original fur cover for a while before it was replaced with fake fur.