9 June 2004,
Price realised USD 836
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
SEUSS, Dr. The Butter Battle Book. New York: Random House, 1984.
4o. Original cloth, decorated endpapers; publisher's cloth slipcase.
FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 17 of 500 copies numbered and signed by Seuss. ADDITIONALLY INSCRIBED BY SEUSS TO JED MATTES on verso of the front free endpaper: "for Jed with many many thanks for much!" Younger and Hirsch 6a.
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