BURT DOW, DEEP-WATER MAN: A Tale of the Sea in the Classic Tradition.
New York: The Viking Press, (1966) dj. Hardcover - A humorous story of a dyed-in-the-wool old salt who lives in a snug cottage on the Maine coast, but who still takes his Tidely-Idley out to sea sometimes, written and beautifully illustrated by McCloskey. SIGNED on the title page, and uncommon thus. Large format 63 pp. ISBN: 0-670-715123.