New York: Viking Press, 1944. Lawson, Robert. Hardcover. Item #20199
Pale green cloth with darker green lettering and decoration. Illustrated endpapers. 1945 Newbery Medal winner (no award sticker on jacket). States "First published September 1944" on copyright page. Lovely animal drawings, all in brown, by Lawson. Some glue offsetting to cloth and endpapers else fine. In near fine dust jacket with light dusting to rear panal, mild toning to spine, and very light edgewear.