From the private collection of the author, Mr. Hilary Knight, author and illustrator celebrated for his illustrations of the Eloise series of children's books, with his stamp of ownership and signature on front pastedown. First Edition. Oversized quarto and exquisitely illustrated in color. ISBN: 0060009853. The 1963 children's classic reissued for a new generation. When their stockings get mixed up on Christmas Eve, a group of animal friends manage to sort out the gifts left by Santa Claus. An unforgettable gift for any admirer of Mr. Knight (or Eloise herself), or children's literature aficionado. Tight binding.