THE ROUND MEADOW.
Edition: First printing.
New York: The Viking Press, 1951. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A unsentimental and detailed story of a baby fawn that is found in a field, who is brought back to the barn to live - and then the farmer and his children have to help him to learn how to eat and run and live as a deer until he is old enough to explore on his own. INSCRIBED on the front endpaper "To --- who I hear is as crazy about animals as I. With all good wishes" and dated September 17, 1951, in the year of publication. Illustrated with soft bronze tone drawings by Kurt Wiese. 80 pp.
Condition: Very good in green cloth (stain in upper corner of front cover), no dust jacket.