Rare signed first printing of the modern children's classic.
"Wherever Shrek went, every living creature fled. How it tickled him to be so repulsive!"
Steig's comic children's book, inspiration for the highly successful and Academy Award-winning 2001 animated feature. Generally beloved by a young readership highly receptive to the message of working with what you have (hideousness) and staying true to your (horrible) self.
New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, (1990). 10.5'' x 8.25''. Original glossy pictorial boards. No dust jacket as issued. Olive green endpapers. Illustrated by the author in color throughout.  pages. Signed by Steig to front endpaper. Minimal shelfwear.
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