Book Condition Fine, in half-and-half red and tan cloth; in a very good plus dust jacket, lightly worn, mildly age-toned, with a short closed tear at head of spine panel. Jacket art by Ellen Raskin.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's rubber-stamped notice to pastedown.
Publisher Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1962.
Seller ID 49377.00
Scruffy is the last of the Barbary apes on the Rock of Gibraltar and, according to legend, when the last of the apes dies or leaves Gibraltar, the British will disappear as well. The Secret Service set out to find a mate for Scruffy and save the Empire!