NY: Alfred A. Knopf, .:. Illustrated by Paul Galdone. First Edition, second printing. Signed presentation from Partridge on two front pages: "For the Fields children, * Mike, John, and Susie, with our best wishes. Ben Partridge." The also signed by Cheney: "and Cora Cheney." On the opposite page Partidge put the information to his asterisk: ":children of the best up-hill, down-hill, taxi driver on Yang Ming Shan!" The Fields children's father was Capt. Leonard Field, who served in the military on Taiwan with Partridge. Uncommon to find signed copies of this title. 8vo., pictorial boards; 111 pages. Item #56852
Very Good (minor wear covers; contents clean & tight, little bumping top corner text).