Edition: First printing.
New York: Picture Book Studio, (1987.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The story of Theo, an orphan lad unjustly imprisoned by a cruel duke, who starving and desperate, escapes to the forest where his prison garb of elm tree brown allows him to blend with the trees and escape capture. A story about revenge and repentence and the ancient magic of the forest beautifully illustratedby Daniele Friedrich. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-88708-0405.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.