Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1946, 1st printing thus collected, stated first; red cloth binding with black titles; endpapers with all the characters the Watchbirds need to watch, black with red and white jacket with uncertain baby surrounded by a flock of watchbirds, 7.6x10.25; np. Picture Book hardback.
Here they all are: the Grabber, the Bashful, the Too-Late, the Butter-In....An omnibus containing Watchbirds, More Watchbirds and Fly Away, Watchbird.
CONDITION Good in Fair jacket; 1951 owner inscription from Daddy to Linda, bumped corners, pages and boards clean and flat, cracked rear hinge; in edgeworn, clipped jacket from which the author's name has been cut out (recently, no fading to boards) and with rubbed creases, chip to spine and one in. creased tear. Item #17713