Ashville, North Carolina: Boyds Mill Press, Front Street, 1999/1982 (un jour, un chien), stated 1st US; white boards with dog looking back, in jacket identical to boards, oblong 10 x 7.25 inches; np. Picture book hardback.
A wordless book for children and adults in quick charcoal sketches. A black and white hound is thrown out of a moving car... the book follows his day, from cruelty to chaos to the possibility of love. "Astonishing drawings! Fierce, fleeting images that manage, despite their intense breathlessness, to meticulously tell a tail full of power and honesty. An entirely unique work of art." Maurice Sendak.
CONDITION: Near Fine in Very Good Plus jacket; no names, clean, straight, small bump at spine top of clipped jacket and book; 16.95. Item #22618