Title: The Slightly Irregular Fire Engine; or The ...
Publisher: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, New York
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
 pages. A picture book illustrated with repurposed 19th century engravings. Winner of the 1972 National Book Award for children's literature. Published in a relatively small edition of 13,000 copies. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a very near fine dust jacket, a bit faded at the spine. An early copy, without the award sticker. Bookseller Inventory # 97413
Synopsis: Relates Matilda's adventures in the Chinese house that grew in her back yard. Collage illustrations made from nineteenth-century engravings.
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P. Scott Brown, Manager
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Store Description: Eureka Books is a full-service antiquarian bookstore in the heart of the redwood coast of far northern California. Opened in 1987, our shop is in an historic Victorian storefront in the heart of Eureka, California's, Old Town district. We are open seven days a week and welcome phone and email inquiries.