Perhaps best known as the author of the children's classic Stuart Little, the essays which comprise this volume are from a period when White styled himself as a foreign correspondent - who didn't leave home. In the spirit of fashionable bylines from Paris or Beijing, his letters came from all points of the compass - that is, a compass aligned with his apartment in New York.
arper & Row, 1962. Hardcover.
Heavy edgwear to the dustjacket - closed tears to back , esp at uppoer area of spine, and uneven darkening / fade.