Signed first printing of this sweet story of how a strange animal from outer space helps other animals to see their world through new eyes.
Fine in near fine dust jacket.
Nonny Hogrogian, an Armenian-American from a family of artists, started her bibliographic career as a book designer for publisher Thomas Y. Crowell. She worked as an art director for several other publishers, until she earned her first Caldecott Medal for ALWAYS ROOM FOR ONE MORE in 1965 – the success inspired her to become a full-time illustrator. It was a good choice: she earned another Caldecott Medal in 1972, and a Caldecott Honor in 1977. Many of her works incorporate aesthetics and stories from her Armenian heritage.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1984). 9'' x 9''. Original white cloth-backed blue boards. Original unclipped ($10.95) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color.  leaves. Signed by Kherdian and Hogrogian to title page. Jacket with a hint of bumping and rubbing to edges.
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