First UK edition, featuring wonderfully detailed illustrations by Maurice Sendak to accompany poems by Jarrell.
Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
(Middlesex, England): Kestrel Books, (1977). 9.25'' x 6''. Original green paper boards with gilt-lettered spine. Original price-clipped pictorial dust jacket with Kestrel books £4.95 contemporary price sticker on bottom right corner of front flap. Peach endpapers. Illustrated by Sendak in black and white. , 43,  pages. Jacket with touches of barely visible creasing and soil. Book with minor sunning to spine ends and light bumping corners.
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