New York: The John Day Company, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. 191pp. Twelvemo [21 cm] Dark orange cloth with black ink stamped titles, and a small black ink stamped vignette on the front cover. Near fine. There is a very faint 3 inch long scratch in the cloth of the front cover. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with a chip, and a small open tear in the edges. Price-clipped. Item #17071
Olive W. Burt sold her first piece of writing, some verses for two dollars each, to the San Francisco Examiner when she was just 8 years old. She has written around 25 published children's books.