New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. 4to. Green cloth boards in pictorial jacket, spine and top edges sunned. Pages faintly toned. First printing in second state dust jacket, with National Book Award sticker to front cover. Near fine in very good jacket. Near fine / very good. Item #23941
Barthelme's first book for children, winner of the 1972 National Book Award. Illustrated with the author's own collages.