New York: Duffield & Company, 1917/1917/[Nos Enfants 1887], 1st printing American; cloth backed green paper boards with illustration of birds and children, plain endpapers, coloured plates, 8.75x11.5; 25 pp. Picture book hardback.
A nice American edition of a much earlier French classic Boutet de Monvel has "has caught the world of French children unforgettably" from farm, to village, to country house. In delicately coloured flat pictures.
CONDITION: Very Good; long 1921 gift inscription on flyleaf, board edges and extrems bumped and rubbed through on bottom, thin scratch on front near, but not affecting, illustration; boards rubbed. Item #14338