Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. Slim oblong quarto [23.5 cm x 30 cm] With multiple small patches of rubbing and light scratch marks on the boards. In a dust jacket, with subtle edge wear, and a 3/4" closed tear along the bottom edge of the front panel. Very good / very good. Item #48835
Signed by Chris Van Allsburg on the front free endpaper. Van Allsburg has been the recipient of numerous awards, including two Caldecott Medals for The Polar Express and Jumanji.