6 December 2013
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR & CHARLOTTE VERSHBOW
ELIOT, T.S. (1888-1965). Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1939.
8o. Title-page printed on orange paper. Original grey cloth; orange pictorial dust-jacket (lightly soiled, a few short tears). Provenance: Anne Hanran (gift inscription from Harry Pettit, Christmas 1939).
Later American edition without "first American edition" statement on verso of title. Dust-jacket priced "$1.25". See Gallup A34b.
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