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1 Ness, Evaline
A Double Discovery
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1965 First Edition 
Quarto. Blue decorated boards. [32]pp illustrated with rich colors and fine woodcuts by Evaline Ness. A magical and amusing tale set in Japan about Norio, a little boy who sees double, Saru, a good-natured monkey who also sees double, and a little wild pony named Hoki. A wonderfully entertaining picture book with outstanding illustrations by a Caldecott Award-winning artist. New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award. Fine in dustjacket with slight wear at spine tips. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Jacobs, Joseph adapted by Evaline Ness
Mr. Miacca, An English Folk Tale
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1967) Stated First Edition Ness, Evaline 
Oblong 16mo Decorated yellow boards. [32]pp with outstanding color illustrations by Evaline Ness. In spite of his mother's warnings, Tommy Grimes can't resist being bad now and then and sure enough, Mr. Miacca pops him in his bag. Tommy escapes without becoming Mr. Miacca's dinner but then he's caught a second time! The text is from Joseph Jacobs' retelling of an old English folktale. Stain to ffep, perhaps from a bookplate, else Very Good+ Dustjacket lightly frayed with tiny chip to spine head. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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