Spier, Peter, written and illustrated by OF DIKES AND WINDMILLS
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in color-illustrated covers, with pictorial endpapers; in very lightly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket that shows some minor nicking and edgewear.
Lively history of the Netherlands, its windmills, and the Dutch people's ceaseless battle against the sea, written and illustrated by Amsterdam-born Spier, winner of the Caldecott, the Christopher Award, and the Boston Globe-Horn Award.