Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1962. Paul Galdone. Early printing. Hardcover. 232pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Pale green cloth with gilt lettering on the backstrip, and a vignette in gilt of the Shy Stegosaurus on the front cover. Very good. The spine ends and edges of the covers are gently bumped and rubbed, and the covers are just a tiny bit cocked. In a very good, price-clipped dust jacket, with subtle rubbing and age-toning. There is a 2 and 1/2" closed tear in the top edge, along with small closed and open tears here and there along the edges. There is also a very minor moisture stain along the bottom edge. Item #40024
Illustrated by Paul Galdone. The sequel to The Shy Stegosaurus of Indian Creek.