New York: Franklin Watts Inc., 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. 8vo. 7.5"x10". Yellow cloth. Pictorial dust jacket. Two-tone illustrations by Lawrence Beall Smith. Unpaginated.
Jacket edges are worn. 3" tear with some chips along left edge of front jacket cover. 1.5" closed tear on bottom edge of front jacket cover. 1" closed tear bottom left corner of rear jacket cover. Book has slight cock to spine. Bottom right corner of last page is creased.
This is a scarce first printing children's book by acclaimed poet Nash and painter Smith. Very good / good. Item #1282