If I ran the Circus. New York: Random House, 1956. 4° (279 x 201mm). Half-title, numerous coloured illustrations. Original boards (head of spine a little sunfaded), dust-jacket (spine sunfaded and chipped at head and tail, extremities a little creased and with a few short tears). Provenance: signature on free endpaper. FIRST EDITION. " /> "SEUSS, Dr." [GEISEL, Theodor Seuss, 1904-91]. <I>If I ran the Circus</I>. New York: Random House, 1956. 4° (279 x 201mm). Half-title, numerous coloured illustrations. Original boards (head of spine a little sunfaded), dust-jacket (spine sunfaded and chipped at head and tail, extremities a little creased and with a few short tears). <I>Provenance</I>: signature on free endpaper. FIRST EDITION. | Christie's
  • Children's Books, Original Ill auction at Christies

    Sale 5950

    Children's Books, Original Illustrations and Vintage Film Posters

    10 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 24

    "SEUSS, Dr." [GEISEL, Theodor Seuss, 1904-91]. If I ran the Circus. New York: Random House, 1956. 4° (279 x 201mm). Half-title, numerous coloured illustrations. Original boards (head of spine a little sunfaded), dust-jacket (spine sunfaded and chipped at head and tail, extremities a little creased and with a few short tears). Provenance: signature on free endpaper. FIRST EDITION.

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    "SEUSS, Dr." [GEISEL, Theodor Seuss, 1904-91]. If I ran the Circus. New York: Random House, 1956. 4° (279 x 201mm). Half-title, numerous coloured illustrations. Original boards (head of spine a little sunfaded), dust-jacket (spine sunfaded and chipped at head and tail, extremities a little creased and with a few short tears). Provenance: signature on free endpaper. FIRST EDITION.

    "SEUSS, Dr." The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins. New York: Random House, 1938. 4° (303 x 227mm). Numerous illustrations. Original cloth-backed boards (extremities rubbed, without dust-jacket). Provenance: Linda Gardner (signature on endpaper). FIRST EDITION.

    With 3 other works by Dr. Seuss including Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book (New York, 1962, without dust-jacket). (5)


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