Chicago: Wilcox & Follett, 1947/1945, 3rd printing of original, larger, edition, tan boards with dark brown colt; endpapers with sepia drawing of colt and boy and man fishing; tan pages with drawings or full page illustrations on most spreads; in coloured jacket with painting of young Morgan in a field; 8.6x11.2. Juvenile hardback.
The account of the origin of the Morgan horse. A Newbery Honor Book for 1946.
CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; clean and straight, spine foot light bump, fore edge bumped to 1/4" on some pages; in clean jacket with rubbed creases and wear along bottom on front to 3/8"; spine rubbed with 1/4" chip to foot; nice appearance despite this. Item #22019