Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: San Diego New York London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Eugenio Carmi
First American edition/first printing (following the Italian editions from 1966 and 1988) , Contursi Aa03c. Fine condition in pictorial paper-covered boards in alike dust-jacket. Signed by author Umberto Eco directly on the title page. A beautiful and scarce signed title.
Three astronauts from different countries land on Mars, meet a strange Martian, and make an amazing discovery about the nature of humanity. The second of three children's books of Eco. Not just for children. Translated from the original Italian language by William Weaver ; Color Illustrations; 4to;  leaves pages; Signed by Author.