Signed first printing of this beautifully illustrated reinterpretation of Pyle's THE WONDER CLOCK, following the heroics of a boy raised by a bear.
Fine in near fine dust jacket.
Trina Schart Hyman, the NEW YORK TIMES notes, "illustrated an entire shelf of children's books and inspired many others who worked in the genre." Hyman illustrated over 150 books over her busy career, for which she earned a Caldecott Medal and three Caldecott Honors. In addition to he work for children's books, she served as an art director and staff artist for beloved children's magazine CRICKET from 1972-1979.
Read more: Wolfgang Saxon, "Trina Schart Hyman, Book Illustrator, Dies at 65," New York Times 24 November 2004.
New York: Morrow Junior Books, (1997). 10'' x 8''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($16.00) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color.  leaves. Signed by Hyman to half-title page. Jacket spine with a touch of sunning. Tight.
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