Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. The National Book Award-winning author's first novel under this name, a moving story of a boy separated from his parents during World War II. First State, with extraneous line at the top of p.270. Octavo; brown cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine and author's name in blind on front panel; brown topstain; dustjacket; 272pp. Bookplate to front pastedown, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped and quite bright, with a barely perceptible degree of spotting to spine and rear panel.