Vintage Children's Picture Book: Fly High Fly Low 1st Edition in Dust Jacket 1957 by Don Freeman - San Francisco - Birds


Title: Fly High Fly Low

Author: Don Freeman

Description: First edition (with statement "First Published in 1957 by the Viking Press" on copyright page). Blue cloth boards pictorially stamped in yellow. Light fading along top edge of boards. Illustrated endpapers. No markings; pages are lightly thumbed, but clean. Dust jacket's bottom edge of front panel has chip; top inch and a half of spine missing; general edgewear; price clipped. DJ in archival sleeve. 56 pp. 11.25 x 8 inches.

The story of Sid the pigeon and Madge, a dove, who share a nest tucked into the B of an electric sign atop a tall building in San Francisco. An endearing story portrayed amidst views of the city, the Bay, Fisherman's Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, and its cable cars.

Rear panel of dust jacket lists five earlier books written and/or illustrated by Freeman: Chuggy and the Blue Caboose (1951), Pet of the Met (1953), Beady Bear (1954), Mop Top (1955), and Third Monkey (1956).

Binding: Hardcover
Jacket Condition:

Publisher: Viking Press
Place: New York
Year: 1957

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: children's, illustrated, picture book, San Francisco, birds,

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