Here is a wonderful hardcover book for children and adults alike. The book is "Hailstones And Halibut Bones" by Mary O'Neill. This renowned 1961 work of poetry about the colors of the spectrum has become a modern children's classic.
The book was illustrated by Leonard Weisgard whose drawings provide a perfect accompaniment to the poems.
The copyright date for both author and illustrator is 1961. It has 59 pages and original dust jacket. The dust jacket was laminated by the original owner, whose name is written on the inside flap. The book is in very good condition.