Hardcover, red cloth in non price-clipped dust-jacket. 399 pages. Index of Authors; Index of Titles. Profusely illustrated with approximately 400 monochrome and color reproductions by famous children’s book illustrators. Stated first edition. An encyclopedic gathering of author’s, character, and illustrators of children’s fiction, arranged alphabetically. No previous ownership marks. Book is clean, sound and square with mild toning to page edges. Dust-jacket is quite age toned and darkened, but complete. Very good in a good dust-jacket. A heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage.