Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1973. Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Item #234642
First US edition in dustjacket. Half cloth: Navy blue cloth spine side with gold lettering spine edge & more gold lettering stamped into cloth. Righthand side of boards tan paper covered. Mild fade along top edges. Good binding, a bit pulled at top but sound overall. Tan spots sprinkled top edge & a few small darker spots fore-edge & one small smudge. Dark peacock blue end pages. Back fore-edge corner has small cluster of dinks in boards & jacket (from teeth marks or small sharp tool).