Longstreet Press, 1996. FIRST EDITION - 3rd Printing. Very good condition, corners slightly bumped. Pages are clean and bright and free of marks. Binding is fully intact and tight. Original illustrated dust jacket, not price clipped, light edgewear, small (1/2") closed tear on top rear edge. Signed and inscribed by artist on title page : "To Gayle's Mommy, Much Love, Nechita 2000".