Steig, Jeanne; pictures by William Steig CONSIDER THE LEMMING
New York: Michael di Capua Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1988). 0374315361 / 9780374315368 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, bright, as-new, in black-lettered orange cloth shelfback over green boards; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket that shows some minor offsetting, age-toning.
Jeanne Steig's collection of verse takes a light-footed stroll through the animal kingdom, some of the beasts are lovable, some are decidedly not. All are briskly represented in William Steig's drawings.