New York: Atheneum, 1976. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed by the author: "For Philip, a believer in magic and friend to dragons! with thanks, Margaret Mary Kimmel - and love - Trina Schart Hyman." First edition, second printing. Includes laid in notecard featuring an image from the book - Boy Studying with Animals. A sweet story about a boy named Thomas who lives in west Wales and is studying to be a wizard. With noted illustrator Trina Schart Hyman's charming black and white illustrations. Fine in tan cloth boards with dark brown title to spine and illustration of a toad to front cover. In brown illustrated dust jacket with white title to spine and front panels. Light rubbing to panels of jacket, else fine. Not price-clipped. Unpaginated. CHILD/082317. Fine / Fine.