BERCHICK. by Blanc, Esther Silverstein (illustrated by Tennessee Dixon.)


Edition: First printing.

Volcano, CA: Volcano Press, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - A story about a Jewish homesteading family in Wyoming in the early years of the 20th century, and about a colt adopted by the mother of the family and named 'Berchik', Yiddish for 'little bear.' illustrated with duotone pictures by Dixon. The first book by the author, who was herself born on a homestead in Wyoming in 1913 and the first children's book illustrated by Dixon. Winner of the Sydney Taylor Award. ISBN: 0-912078-812.

Condition: Good in good dust jacket (closed tear to frontispiece, dj price-clipped, some crinkling to dj.)

Book ID: 36674
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