New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1944.

Price: $450.00

About the item

First edition, "Publisher's Copy" of 275 copies on All-Rag paper signed by the author and illustrator, also including an extra plate. Frontispiece and 4 color plates from paintings by Dr. Edgar Burke, 10 photographic plates in black & white. 161, ii pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green boards, gilt, tan cloth spine with lettering piece, fine, with some toning at frontis. and t.p., in slightly worn board slipcase. Bookplate of M. L. Biscotti.

Item #255404

A beautiful copy of a handsome book, signed by author and illustrator on limitation page.