New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1990. Diane Stanley. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial boards. 4to, glossy pictorial boards depicting a rich Persiana beautiful Bengal tiger and lovely woman at his feet, a painting repeated on the dust jacket (unclipped), with elaborate early Persian-style illustrations by artist-author Diane Stanley, red endpapers, 30, [31-32] pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5154
Diane Stanley (born 1943) is an American children's author and illustrator. Among her better known illustrated books are Good Queen Bess, Little Orphant Annie, Joan of Arc, and Fortune.
The latter is a beautifully illustrated story about Fortune, a dancing tiger, a wealthy Persian, his love and unexpected discoveries.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally! Sharp dust jacket (unclipped). No remainder markings.