NY: Holt Rinehart, 1971, stated 1st printing; white cloth boards with all over illustration in brown and lavender of Everett Anderson running with his Christmas tree, 9x8.3"; 26 pp. Picture Book hardback.
"14A/is up so high/our Christmas bounces/off the sky/and shines on all/the downer ones/Merry Christmas to them/says Mama/Merry Christmas from me/says Everett Anderson." The second E. A. book. Sensitive poems and pictures of a young black child. SIGNED AND BRIEFLY INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR IN 1977.
CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; owner name on endpaper, cover appears lightly foxed, but clean, soiled top edge; pages clean and flat. Item #18926