WITH ORIGINAL ARTWORK
McKEE, David (author and illustrator). Elmer And The Butterfly. London; Andersen Press. 2002.
Small slim 4to.; original glazed pictorial boards with wrap-around design by McKee and double-page pictorial endpapers; pp. ; with pictorial title and double-page coloured plates throughout in vivid colours; a fine, as new, copy, both externally and internally; priced £9.99 to lower board.
Second edition, issued without a dustwrapper. A presentation copy inscribed by McKee, in ink, to Audrey Adams, his editor at Andersen Press, and dated 2002. With an original ink sketch by McKee depicting Elmer bounding happily across a rocky landscape beneath a glowing sun, with a butterfly perched on his head. Additionally signed in ink to the title by McKee.