Title: The Unhappy Hippopotamus
Publisher: The Vanguard Press, New York
Publication Date: 1957
Illustrator: Edward Leight
Book Condition: Good
A good sturdy copy with tight binding and crisp pages. Some edge rubbing to board covers; smudging to pink cloth spine. No former owner's marks, though there are a handful of small ink spots on front end papers along with a number erasure. Scarce. "When Harriet decided she didn't want to be a hippopotamus anymore she found that she forgot how to smile because she couldn't be happy.". Bookseller Inventory # 000026
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