Elwyn Brooks White (1899-1985).
Title The Geese.
Book Condition Used: Like New
Publisher Newton, IA: Tamazunchale Press, 1985
Seller ID YA2-64
LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies, this is number 123. Miniature Book. 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches. (48) pp. Decorative initials; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped grey leather, spine titled in gilt, all edges gilt; binding square and tight. Fine. Printed from Trinite type by Joh. Enschede en Zonen, Harlem, Holland and bound by Reliure d'Art du Centre S. A., Limoges, France, Faith Harrison's endpapers. White's "The Geese" originally appeared in the New Yorker in 1971. It tells the story of the loss of 5 unborn goslings, all the while revealing the characters of these aggressive birds, who nevertheless become the companions of the humans who live with them. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 3244.
The Geese, Elwyn Brooks White, E B White