9 June 2004
SEUSS, Dr. Horton Hears a Who! New York: Random House, 1954.
4o. Original pictorial boards, decorated endpapers (extremities very lightly bumped); pictorial dust jacket (some very minor soiling).
FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, jacket with "250/250" price, Horton's ears are complete on rear panel, tree has five branches and there is the outline of a cloud. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY SEUSS TO JED MATTES on verso of front free endpaper: "For Jed With All Best Wishes [paraph] Dr. Seuss." Younger and Hirsch 32.
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