Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Signed by Illustrator
Size: Oblong 8vo
Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1965.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian
A charming Holt Reinforced edition in a later, early 70s printing with $5.95 price on dust-jacket and ISBN on copyright page. Fine condition with only light rubbing to board edges in about Fine dust-jacket. Signed by illustrator Nonny Hogrogian on the title page (in addition to the printed signature on the half title). Includes publisher's folded bio-bibligraphical flyer introducing the art of Nonny Hogrogian.
Based on an old Scottish nursery tale, this is Alger's story of Lachie MacLachlan, a generous Scottish man. While he lives in a small hut with his wife and ten children, he always welcomes in any weary traveler who walks by on a stormy night.
Winner of the 1966 Caldecott Medal; Color Illustrations;  pages.