New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1986. First edition, later issue. Quarto. Original pictorial glazed boards; original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket with some light chipping at edges. Item #400310
INSCRIBED BY DEPAOLA on the half-title "For Sophie & Michael / Tomie [with a heart] '92/97." dePaola created a richly illustrated book of nursery tales, taken from fairy and folk tales, and the fables he most loved as a boy.