Book Condition Fine in grey linen with front cover illustration in blue depicting a donkey peering longingly out of a barn door; in a fine dust jacket. A picture book whimsically illustrated by the author.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Henry Z. Walck, Inc. 1963.
Seller ID 43973.00
A donkey draws the feed-cart at a zoo, and is laid-off when the zoo-keeper buys a truck. A charming story that enlists empathy as the donkey--too ordinary to join the zoo, tries to look like a zebra. The circus eventually claims him as extraordinary.
Picture Books. Children's Literature.