“THE ONLY PLACE IN NEW YORK CITY THAT IS NOT IN THE UNITED STATES!”
SASEK, Miroslav. This is the United Nations. [New York]: Macmillan, 1968. Folio, original illustrated cloth, original matching dust jacket. $450.
First edition of the fifteenth book in Sasek’s celebrated series of children’s books about the world.
Sasek gives children an introduction to the history and workings of the United Nations, with an emphasis on its mission of peace.
Dust jacket price-clipped. Book fine. Only light wear and soiling to extremities of jacket, with one small tape repair to verso, extremely good.