Van Doren, Mark; Waldo Peirce, illustrator
Title THE CARELESS CLOCK: Poems About Children In The Family
Book Condition Faint glue residue (from removed bookplate) to front endsheet, mild bumping to upper corner tips and spine heel, thus near fine; in an age-toned, very good plus jacket with mild wear and very shallow nicking, very minor fading to spine panel.
Edition First edition, first printing. In green cloth titled and embellished with gilt-stamped decorative devices; in an illustrated dust jacket.;
Publisher New York: William Sloane Associates, Inc., (1947).
Seller ID 2051.01
Special edition with a bound-in sheet SIGNED by the author and illustrator. "Here is a book of poems, not for children but about the experience of having them and of making up, with them, the complex and exciting human relationship we call the family."