Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; 111,  pages
Publisher: Garden City, NY: Junior Books, Doubleday & Company, Inc., c1949.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Marguerite De Angeli
Stated first edition in easily Near Fine condition in almost Very Good dust-jacket with the Newbery Medal, minor areas of loss to front panel of jacket, else Very Good+.
The Newbery Medal winner of 1950, set against a background of fourteenth century England. Marguerite De Angeli tells the dramatic story of Robin, son of a great lord and crippled by a strange disease, who gains strenght and courage with the help of monks and ultimately wins his king's recognition when helping to save his medieval city; B&W Illustrations.