New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1981.
Hardcover. Near Fine in a very good dust jacket. Second printing. Spine and left edge of front board sunned; else a fine copy; briefly inscribed by dePaola on the half-title page. Dust jacket is also sunned at the spine and left edge of the front panel and has a few closed tears to the rear panel, but remains quite presentable. "In this old English Christmas carol the friendly stable beasts tell of the gifts they have given to the newborn Jesus."