Garden City, N.Y. Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1942. First edition thus. Boards. F. ROJANKOVSKY, illustrator. First edition thus. 8vo; pp; color pictorial boards; pictorial endpapers in black and yellow; color pictorial title page; illustrations throughout, both in b&w and color; light edge scuffing of boards; unclipped color pictorial dust jacket, edge creasing and small closed tears; near fine in very good plus dj. Near fine / very good +. Item #1605
The classic Kipling story of the curious elephant, the crocodile, and how he got a long trunk. Lively illustrations by Russian immigrant and Caldecott Award winner and illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky (1891-1970).