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First Edition Identification

1968 Caldecott Honor

Picturebook Price Guide Value – $260 VG+

Essential Identifying Point – DJ
Dust jacket flap price is “$3.50”.  Back DJ flap has short Lionni bio, followed by “Swimmy”, with two reviews, then Tico And The Golden Wings, with three reviews. Back dust jacket is absent the LCCN.

Caldecott Award First Edition    Caldecott First Edition

Essential Identifying Point – Book

Front and back boards are white; front boards has small frontal image of Frederick; back boards has small back image of Frederick.  Seven lines on copyright page, as follows:

© Copyright, 1967, by Leo Lionni
All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright
Conventions, Published in New York by Pantheon Books, a division of
Random House, Inc., and simultaneously in Toronto, Canada, by
Random House of Canada Limited.
Manufactured in the United States of America.
Library of Congress catalog card number:  AC 66-10355