WALKING TO SCHOOL
Edition: First American edition.
New York: Orchard Books, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - A little boy sets off to school alone for the first time: "Now that I am five, my father says/ (and what he says you've got to mind)/ That mother's not to hold my hand, /or even follow me behind." A charming poem by this Australian writer written when her son turned 5, and illustrated with crayon and watercolor paintings by Peter Gouldthorpe. ISBN: 0-531-057992.
Condition: Near fine in a very good dustjacket (closed tear.)