New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1955) first edition though not a first printing; yellow paper boards with hanging light and flies, patterned endpapers with bands and one band of little figures; in white jacket with large titles decorated with blue, rose, and yellow letters; 8.5x10.5"; np. Picture book hardback.
Dramatic woodcuts, two to a page, with labels in four languages. (Not the 1964 reissue).
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; no names or other marks, straight and tight, light bump to spine top; in darkened white clipped jacket with 1/8" wear to spine top and tiny chips to corners. Item #21179