- Small quarto [approximately 6 inches square, pictorial blue boards. The corners of the covers & the spine are rubbed. There are 3 tiny black marks to the spine. The tail of the spine & the adjacent corner of the front cover are creased.  pages. Profusely illustrated in color by the authors with a black-and-white illustration on the front pastedown. Good.
Berta Hoerner Hader [1890-1976] and Elmer Stanley Hader [1889-1973] were an American couple who together illustrated more than seventy books, also writing about half of them. They were awarded the 1948 Caldecott Medal for "The Big Snow". First Edition.
CHILDREN'S & ILLUSTRATED; BERTA AND ELMER HADER, AUTHORS AND ILLUSTRATORS; CALDECOTT MEDAL-WINNERS; WORKING TOGETHER; THE INSIDE STORY OF HADER BOOKS; CHILDREN'S BOOKS; PICTURE BOOK; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.