CAN YOU TOP THAT?
Edition: First printing.
New York: Lee and Low Books, Inc., (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "On his way home from school, a young boy stops for a quiet moment to draw animals on the ground at the park. Soon he is joined by his friends and a contest develops to see who can come up with the outrageous animal. 'A goat with eight horns - I got a cow with nine legs! Can you top that?' " A humorous and imaginative story (which also works as a wonderful counting book for very young children) brilliantly illustrated in a colorful technique using India ink, gouache and watercolor. Large format, bound in glossy illustrated boards, unpaginated. ISBN: 1-880000997.
Condition: Boldly SIGNED opposite the title page by the illustrator, Hector Viveros Lee with a drawing of one of the fantastic animals from the book. Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)