New York, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. William Pene Du Bois. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #028258
78 pages. Signed on the title page by Peter Matthiessen (1927 - 2014) American novelist, naturalist, explorer, and advocate for the life of the planet; this is his only children's book, illustrated by William Pene Du Bois. Previous owner name 'Kate' and 'Elizabeth Salisbury' on the front endpapers. Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2" size, bound in sturdy illustrated polished buckram cloth, with dustjacket. Light wear to the jacket, price clipped; volume in very good condition.