New York: Scribners, 1952. Later Printing. Inscribed "To ---, warmest wishes, Marcia Brown" on the title-page. Later printing of this book (probably 1974 or 1975). Brown has won 3 Caldecott Medals and 6 Caldecott Honor books during her long career. (The words "reinforced binding" are printed on the lower front flap of the jacket). (NB: this is NOT an ex-library copy!). 8vo illustrated laminated boards, ca. 8.5"x10.25". Uncommon signed. Fine in a bright, near-fine dust-jacket with some very faint smudges front panel.The price is unclipped. A very nice copy.