New York Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 2013. Jerry Pinkney. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial boards. Oblong tall 8vo (11 1/4"W x 9 3/4" H), THE TORTOISE & THE HARE, glossy pictorial cloth with pictures of the Tortoise & Hare by Jerry Pinkney, pictorial dust jacket with different images by Pinkney who has illustrated every page with full-color drawings, dust jacket (unclipped) protected by an archival clear plastic cover, pictorial endpaper map showing their race course,  pages +  Artist's Note. Very Fine / Fine. Item #5256
SUPERB illustrations by Jerry Pinkney in this retelling and wonderfully illustrated edition of The Tortoise & The Hare by Jerry Pinkney.
Jerry Pinkney (born 1939) is an African American illustrator and writer of children's books. Using principally watercolors and ink, he has illustrated more than 100 books since 1964, including picture books, nonfiction titles and novels.
Condition: Very tight, clean, and bright wonderfully illustrarted copy. Sharp clean dust jacket (unclipped). No remainder marks.