Title BETTER THAN LAUGHTER
Book Condition Soiling and mild stain to page edges, else near fine in bright green cloth; in an age-darkened, lightly edge-worn, illustrated dust jacket, showing a few tiny nicks. Wraparound jacket art by Hope Meryman.
Edition First edition, first printing. Inscribed, dated and SIGNED by the author to the front free endsheet.
Publisher New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., (1972).
015206950X / 9780152069506
Seller ID 43375.00
"The strength...lies in the interaction between Allan and Sam, two young boys escaping their expensive suburban California life, and Horace Butright, an aging county dump caretaker, who reconstructs the past from discarded, broken objects."--PW.
Juvenile Fiction. First Books. Signed. Children's Literature.