New York and Evanston: Harper & Row, 1955. Later printing. Hardcover. Thin sextodecimo [15.5 cm]; purple illustrated paper covered boards with spine edges and corners bumped. Illustrated dust jacket with visible wear; scuffing throughout with a variety of opened and closed tears with the largest one measuring 1/2 inch. Previous price sticker partially removed on back. very good. Item #55342
Crockett Johnson is a writer and illustrator of over 20 children's books, Harold and the Purple Crayon being among his most famous.