Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1946.
1st Edition. Signed by author. First Edition Inscribed by E. B. White on the front free endpaper. 'Mary Baker, With Love, Andy White'. He picked up the nickname "Andy" at Cornell University. A very good or better copy in navy cloth, silver titles to the spine in a bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper with some edgewear and paper loss to the crown and heel of the spine and back panel. Short pieces originally published in The New Yorker by this gentle humorist, noted for writing, "wise things gracefully".
He was well known for his several highly popular books for children, including Stuart Little and Charlotte's Web which later became a movie.
Item #33090 Price: US$825.00