First printing of the story of a storyteller in Japan who longs to tell stories again.
Fine in like dust jacket.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (2005). 11'' x 10''. Cloth backed boards. In original color pictorial dust jacket. Lovely color illustrations by the author. Laid in is a lovely original pen drawing of an old man, unsigned, measuring 4'' x 3.5''. Offsetting from glue.
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