New York: The Viking Press, 1955. Illustrated by the author. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. 8vo. 255pp. Beige cloth blocked in green and gilt on the spine and green on the upper board. Top edge green. Illustrated endpapers. Frontispiece and two other full page black and white illustrations by Bemelmens.
A near fine copy, with only a trace of sunning to the top edge. The dustwrapper is not clipped and show the original price of $3.75. It is rough along the edges and darkened at the folds, and with some rubbing at the folds on on the spine, else it is is in very good condition.
Pomerance A43. Near fine / Very good. Item #19913
Price: $200.00 save 30% $140.00