New York: Simon and Schuster, 1957. First edition. Paperback. Small quarto [23.5 cm] Illustrated wraps. Very good. The extremities are very gently rubbed and darkened. The bottom edge of the text block is lightly damp stained. Browned pages. The book is sturdy. Item #31746
Walt Kelly's career in animation began in 1936 at Walt Disney Studios, where he contributed to Pinocchio and Fantasia. In 1941, Kelly resigned at the age of 28 to work at Dell Comics, where he created Pogo.