A children's picture and story book written and illustrated by John Burningham. It was originally published in the UK in 1964. This is a 2001 printing.
The full title of this book is: Trubloff the mouse who wanted to play the balalaika. It is about a mouse who lives in Central Europe and loves music, particularly the balalaika. His adventures begin when he runs away with some musical gypsies.
This is a used soft cover book with glossy cover and full color illustrations on every page. It is 30 pages. It measures 8.5 x 11 inches. The publisher is Red Fox, a division of Random House. The ISBN is 0-09-041428-7.
The condition is very good. There is a gift inscription inside the front cover and the cover shows evidence of it being read but otherwise it is clean and tight. No dog ears, tears or stains.