New York: E. P. Dutton & Co, 1973/1971/1952 as 20th c Children's Books, 1st US printing; orange cloth in light grey jacket with white bordered orange panel; tall 8v0; 208 pp including appendices (Regional Writing (Commonwealth Countries), Bibliography, Index). Reference history, hardback.
An intelligent survey, with additional chapters on writing for children in Commonwealth countries and lists of awards.
CONDITION: Fine in Very Good Plus jacket; no names, appears unopened and unread, in jacket with top spine pushed. Item #22421