POLITI,LEO. SONG OF THE SWALLOWS. NY:Scribner 1949. 4to, cloth, near Fine in dw with chip out of spine and award seal. Early but not 1st ed. (1948 copyright notice at base of title page). INSCRIBED BY POLITI WITH WATERCOLOR EMBELLISHMENTS done on the free endpaper. The book is beautifully illustrated in color and is a CALDECOTT AWARD WINNER! A special copy.