STEIG,WILLIAM. SYLVESTER AND THE MAGIC PEBBLE. NY: Simon & Schuster / Windmill (1969). Large 4to (9 1/4 x 12 1/4"), green cloth, top edge very slightly faded and small, narrow brown spot on endpaper else VG+ in dust wrapper (not price clipped, no award medal, some old mends on verso and some soil, few chips). Stated 1st edition. Illustrated by Steig in color on every page. CALDECOTT AWARD WINNER. Bader (p.562-3) says "Sylvester is the rare book that merits the accolade 'a born classic'...it is also a great picture book." Quite hard to find in the first edition.