THE MAN WHO SANG THE SILLIES. John Ciardi, Edward Gorey, poems, illustrations.

THE MAN WHO SANG THE SILLIES

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1961. Item #4632

Early (unstated) printing. Small quarto (25cm); red paper-covered boards and yellow composition backstrip, with titling and decorative elements stamped in dark red on spine and front cover; dustjacket; [7],8-63,[1]pp; illus. Fine in a very Near Fine dustjacket, with some gentle sunning to spine. The first book Gorey illustrated for children, comprised of 24 nonsense poems by John Ciardi. Toledano B12b.

Price: $35.00