New York: The Macmillan Company, 1954, stated first, sd; green cloth boards with mouse drawing, green illustrated endpapers, green jacket with all the little wild animals from the farm looking out over the water and wishing on the moon; 8.5 x 10"; 40 pp. Picture Book Hardback.
A little fantasy in which all the animals on the Hader's NY farm wish on the moon for a good garden season, featuring Berta and Elmer Hader as Mr. and Mrs. Mc Ginty. Lovely pictures of local Willow Hill field and forest animals. Just barely a fantasy, more of a dream.
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Good Minus jacket; no names, very light bumps to corners, pages all clean and unwrinkled; in fairly clean jacket with front cover illustration unaffected and little loss of paper, but very rubbed spine creases, edges brown and torn, including 4" tear at spine and 2.5" tear at back, unfortunately mended and "reinforced" on the top and spine ends with Scotch tape, which will eventually stain; Note: this looks much better than it is. Photos are Not the best way to ascertain condition, written descriptions are; bottom price unclipped 2.75. Item #22351