PINKNEY, Jerry. The Lion
& the Mouse. NY: Little, Brown, . Oblong 4to, pp. Color
pictorial boards. Color pictorial endpapers; color illustrations on every page.
A fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (medal not affixed). Signed
by the author/artist, Caldecott Medalist, Jerry Pinkney.
Caldecott Medal winner. In award-winning artist Jerry Pinkney's
wordless adaptation of one of Aesop's most beloved fables, an unlikely pair
learns that no act of kindness is ever wasted. After a ferocious lion spares a
cowering mouse, the mouse later comes to his rescue, freeing him from a
poacher's trap. Pinkney’s vivid depictions of the landscape of the African
Serengeti and expressively-drawn characters bring this story to unforgettable