New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1959. 1st edition. Cloth. 1st edition, stated. A Good + copy in Very Good dust jacket. Oblong 8vo., illustrated. Red cloth in pictorial dust jacket. The dust jacket, priced at $2.75, is well preserved, except for its rear flap, which has been cut away. Ex-library copy, with stamps on the end papers and a rear pocket. No marks on the dust jacket. The dj is now protected in a mylar sleeve. An attractive dust jacket, with bright vibrant color. Good + / Very Good. Item #25004
Jacqueline Brandford Ayer (May 2, 1930 – May 20, 2012) was an American author, illustrator, fashion and textile designer, and recipient of a Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators. She founded the fashion brand Design-Thai, worked in India producing textiles and wrote and illustrated children's books including Nu Dang and His Kite, A Wish for Little Sister and A Paper Flower Tree. - Wiki.