Putnam, 1992. First edition. 4to. Original glazed pictorial boards; original pictorial dust jacket. Fine, without the Caldecott sticker. Item #19433
FIRST EDITION, the 1993 Caldecott Medal winner for illustration. Mirette is a French girl who learns to walk on a tightrope. Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt (creators of The Fantasticks) created a musical version in 1996.