SIGNED by the late author to the half title page. First edition with number line to one. As new, unread, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is crisp, clean and unmarked. Corners are sharp and square. Bright, clean gilt titles to the spine and front board. Dustjacket now protected in archival brodart jacket. An insightful and moving biography of the little Englishman who moved to Canada and made his mark as one of the countries most beloved cartoonist's, author's and literacy advocate.