By Florence Parry Heide, illustrated by Edward Gorey
Signed first printing of this adorably macabre picture book for older readers featuring a boy whose imagination is stimulated by reading lots of comic books.
Fine in about-fine jacket.
Read more: Toledano, Goreyography, B66a.
New York: Holiday House, (1981). 6'' x 7''. Original green pictorial cloth stamped in black. In original unclipped ($7.95) green pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated by Gorey with full-page black-and-white images facing each page of text.  pages. Signed by Gorey on the title page, crossing out his own name. Slight sunning to jacket spine.
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