Inscribed first issue of this poetic picture book, following three young squirrels through the four seasons.
Near fine in very good plus dust jacket.
HURRY, SKURRY, AND FLURRY
Mary and Conrad Buff earned a Caldecott Honor and three Newbery Honors over the course of their joint children's book publishing careers. They created 14 books together, many with nature themes.
New York: The Viking Press, 1954. 10'' x 6.75''. Original pictorial cloth binding. Original unclipped ($2.75) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in shades of brown. 72 pages. Inscribed by Mary Buff and Conrad Buff to half-title page, "To our old dear friends – / A memory of Arrowhead – / Christmas 1954." Jacket with light edgewear, a touch of sunning to spine; tiny chip to one corner. Binding with a hint of toning to upper edge; slight lean. Interior clean and bright.
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