THE LITTLE CIRCUS BY JEANNETTE C.SHIRK. ILLUSTRATED BY MIRCEA VASILIU. New York: Dodd Mead & Co., (1955). TOGETHER WITH: A CHRISTMAS CARD INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY SHIRK. 8VO. ORIGINAL PICTORIAL CLOTH IN PICTORIAL DUST JACKET. Black and white illustrations by Vasiliu. The card is a personal non-commercial double-fold card featuring an eight-line poem by Shirk entitled "ANOTHER CHRISTMAS". There is a five-line ink inscription inside from Shirk mentioning a recent move and sending "Best wishes for Christmas". Shirk has attached a mailing label which is imprinted with her new address. Book and card are in very fine condition.