BROWN,MARCIA. ONCE A MOUSE. NY: Scribner (1961 A). 4to (9 3/8 x 9 3/4"), durable cloth, fine in dust wrapper (small chip on upper corner, light fray at spine ends else VG+). 1st edition (1st printing). A fable from the Hitopadesa (India) is retold by Brown and beautifully illustrated by her with striking color woodcuts. Caldecott Award Winner, scarce in the 1st edition.