The Man in the Ceiling
Author: Jules Feiffer
Illustrator: Jules Feiffer
FEIFFER, Jules. TheMan in the Ceiling. [NY: Michael di Capua Books/HarperCollins, 1993]. 8vo, [vi] 186pp. White cloth spine with dark green boards, both stamped in black. A fine copy in the original color pictorial d.w. Signed by the author/artist, Jules Feiffer.
First edition. Jimmy may be no good at sports and not much better in school, but he can draw. When the most popular kid in school wants to write comics for Jimmy to illustrate, he must choose between popularity and drawing what he wants. The first book for children written by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist, artist, and playwright Jules Feiffer and the second illustrated by him C the first being The Phantom Tollbooth.