New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1943.
First trade edition, with publisher's Fourth Avenue address on front flap, five line colophon in italics at end. Illustrated by the author -91, [92-94] pp. 1 vols. Square 8vo. Original green cloth, dust jacket. Marginal toning to jacket, chip to head of spine and top edge of front panel with some loss to lettering, small loss to imprint at foot of jacket, cloth faded at head of spine, gift inscription dated September 1943 to f.f.e.p., very good Item #310920
First trade edition of the beloved parable written and illustrated by Saint-Exupery, which was not published in France until 1945, following the end of the German occupation.
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