POLITI,LEO. THE POINSETTIA. Best-West Pub. (1967). Folio (9 1/2 x 12 1/2"), pictorial cloth, Fine in dust wrapper. 1st edition. THIS COPY HAS A LARGE FINISHED WATERCOLOR ON A BLANK PRELIMINARY PAGE, SIGNED "SEASONS GREETINGS LEO POLITI". A young boy and girl are standing between 2 trees on a blue background. There are flowers, bells and a butterfly on the branches. The book contains Christmas customs from various lands, explained by Politi and beautifully illustrated in full color throughout. Books by Politi with large finsished watercolors like this are rare.