New York, Dial Press, 1980. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A near fine copy in a fine jacket. Winner of the Hugo Award. Based on the fairy tale of the same name by Hans Christian Andersen. Signed by the author to the title page without inscription. Spine tips a little rolled, some foxing to the top edge. Cover art by Leo and Diane Dillon [7959, Hyraxia Books].