First printing of this Sendak gem about a special bat who wanders to visit other small animals to share his poems.
Near fine in fine dust jacket.
Wonderfully detailed illustrations by Sendak throughout the text to accompany poems by Jarrell.
Read more: Hanrahan, Works of Maurice Sendak: 1947-1994, A60.
New York / London: The Macmillan Company / Collier-Macmillan Limited, (1964). 8.75'' x 6.25''. Original light brown cloth with floral stamping and gilt-lettered spine. Original unclipped ($2.75) pictorial dust jacket. Peach endpapers, red topstain. Illustrated by Sendak in black and white. , 43,  pages. Small stamped shelfmark on front pastedown. Jacket with touches of wear. Book with a tiny bit of foxing to fore-edge.
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