STEIN,GERTRUDE. THE WORLD IS ROUND. NY: William Scott (1939). 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, Fine in dust wrapper with some wear and fraying. Stated 1st edition. Printed on rose colored paper "at Stein's insistance" (Bader p.223), Rose Is A Rose is Stein's first children's book, written at the suggestion of Margaret Wise Brown. A book meant to be enjoyed by children with wonderful illustrations by CLEMENT HURD. This ia a nice copy of an increasingly scarce classic.