1944 · New York
New York: The Viking Press, 1944.
Tall 8vo, 127pp; decorative cloth, printed pictorial dust-jacket.
First edition. Signed by the author on half-title. WINNER of the 1945 Newbery Medal.
With a Presentation Letter from the Publishers to Morton Schindel of Weston Woods (1967) indicating this is one of a few copies they discovered signed by Lawson, so sending it along for Mort's collection. Nice Association. (Inventory #: VBF45)