Item #20977 The Day the Guinea-Pig Talked. Paul Gallico.
/Jean Dulac, illustrator.

The Day the Guinea-Pig Talked.

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1963, stated 1st printing American; red cloth boards with blind stamped guinea-pig on board, gilt tiles on spine; black and red guinea-pig watercolour on endpapers; tan jacket with Cecile and Jean-Pierre surrounded by red hearts; 7 full page coloured illustrations and many pink and black paintings in text; 7.3x10.5. Juvenile hardback.

Gallico's first book for children, followed by several others about Jean-Pierre and his close bond to Cecile.

CONDITION: Near Fine in Very Good jacket; no names, book itself as new; in jacket with faded spine, light soil to back; two inch wrinkled tear to spine top; unclipped 3.25. Item #20977

Price: $90.00

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