New York: Grosset & Dunlap original, (1937) early; on top, Santa climbing down into the chimney with this pipe between his teeth, on the bottom, Santa and the reindeer flying through the night sky, full colour endpaper spread with Sanda waving goodbye as he flies over the rooftops, in jacket identical to boards; 9.5x12.25; np. Picture Book hardback.
Familiar pictures that show contemporary interiors and toys, from the late thirties.
CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; no names or other marks, straight, tight, very clean, some rubs to extrem tips and edges, light gentle bend to bottom corner of most pages, in edgeworn jacket, rubbed on spine, with closed tears to one inch, pale spot near chimney; still, because of its size, nice enough in protector; unclipped 5050. May require additional shipping. Item #22565