BACON,PEGGY. THE GHOST OF OPALINA OR NINE LIVES. Boston: Little Brown (1967). 8vo (5 3/4 x 8 1/4"), cloth, 243p., fine condition in VG dust wrapper (dw frayed at spine ends, rubbed at corners and folds). Stated first edition. The story is about a cat and much more. Written by Bacon and illustrated by her with 16 full page, 20 half-page and numerous smaller black and white illustrations throughout the text. THIS COPY IS INSCRIBED BY BACON ON THE ENDPAPER! Notoriously rare as a first edition in dust wrapper, this is extra special with the inscription from Bacon.