New York: The Viking Press, 1945. Bemelmans, Ludwig. Hardcover. 4to. Good / No Dustjacket. Item #072179
Pages clean, though moderately age-toned throughout; binding secure, blue quarter cloth briefly frayed at the spine ends and showing some fading along the spine, tiny spots of finish attenuation, and a pale spot at the left front, otherwise clean and sound; illustrated paper boards bear chipping around the edges, a small bump and wrinkle at the top front edge and another at the top rear edge, gentle toning around the edges and a few tiny, brown spots, and some wear at the corners, otherwise vivid and attractive. Illustrations in color throughout.