The first edition, first printing of The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, in first state dust jacket.
Octavo, [unpaginated]. Illustrated hardcover, title printed on spine, illustration on cover. Light wear along bottom edge of covers, clean text, lightly read, no bookplates or writing. First edition with four lines on copyright page and no ISBN number. Housed in custom cloth clamshell, title on spine in gilt over red morocco. In first state dust jacket, $2.50 on front flap, light toning to spine with small chip at top edge, two closed tears to back panel, small chip along bottom edge. An overall very good dust jacket, with an excellent presentation.