New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1976. Sendak, Maurice. 2nd Edition. Soft cover. 12mo. Near Fine. Item #003182
Second edition, with new reproductions of the illustrations. With ten B&W illustrations by Maurice Sendak. Stiff card wraps, sewn and glued binding. 86 p.p. Afterward by W.H. Auden. Price sticker to head of rear cover. A few small spots to upper front cover and light foxing to top edge, else a fine copy. "A new edition illustrated with remarkable sensitivity makes available once more one of the most beautiful of allegorical fairy tales. The story itself is a key that will open to many children a door on their own imaginative experiences." - The Horn Book (from rear cover).