Delacorte, 1967. SHAHN, BEN. Item #4175
PORTER, Katherine Anne. A CHRISTMAS STORY. Illustrated by Ben Shahn. NY: Delacorte, . 24mo., boards in dust jacket. First Trade Edition. Signed presentation from Porter on front endpaper: "For Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, From her happy Godmother sort of! Love, Bless you! January 9, 1975. Katherine Anne." Also laid in is a reproduced color portrait of Porter, inscribed on the verso: "Photograph of portrait by Armand Thibault de Navarre 1973- given to my room in the library of the University of Maryland- For namesake Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, With love and hope for her sweet life- K.A.P. January 9, 1975." Near fine in nice d/j. A unique copy! $500.00.