1990. New York: Philomel Books, 1990.
Oblong 4to. Original illustrated glazed boards, original unclipped dust jacket (priced $17.95). With cricket noise insert to final page intact and functioning. A bright, clean copy with sharp corners and no markings. Dust jacket near fine with just a the slightest hint of even toning.
§ First edition, first impression, rare with functioning cricket sound chip. A sweet tale of a tiny cricket finding his voice, illustrated in Carle's signature style, with bold color and layered texture. Item #122999