New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First edition. Paperback. 127pp. Small quarto [23 cm] Illustrated wraps. Very good. The extremities are lightly rubbed. The spine and edges of the covers are browned. The pages are darkened. The first ten pages have very small light moisture stains in the top edges. Item #30698
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.