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Rare books and original art by Dr. Seuss, including first editions and signed first editions.

Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904 – 1991) was an American writer, poet, and cartoonist. He is most widely recognised for his children’s books, written and illustrated as Dr. Seuss.

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  1. The Five Star Theatre Presents: Foiled by Essolube.
    During the 1930s, and prior to his career as an author, Theodore Geisel worked as an illustrator for the Standard Oil Company, where he designed the successful "Quick Henry, the FLIT!" bug-spray ads in which characters are menaced by gigantic Seussian pests. The artist's contract with the company lasted for 15 years and... Learn More
    £1,650

    Stock Code: 99405

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  2. The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins.
    First edition, later printing with the hats on the endpapers going from small to large. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the bottom of the verso of the original front free endpaper "With best wishes to Jack Macpherson Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 80761

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  3. Horton Hatches the Egg.
    First edition, first printing. Considered one of the hardest Seuss titles to find in the first printing and with the un-restored dust jacket. Learn More
    £12,750

    Stock Code: 98790

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  4. Thidwick. The Big-Hearted Moose.
    Early printing. Inscribed by the author at the bottom of the dedication page "For the Hessels with best wishes Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 98906

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  5. The Log of the Good Ship.
    First edition, first printing. A 36 page promotional booklet for Esso Oil's marine services designed as a humorous daily ship log. Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 111991

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  6. Gerald McBoing Boing.
    First edition, first printing. Based on United Productions of America's Academy Award winning motion picture. An odd Seuss title which was briefly out during the time of the film release. Learn More
    £400

    Stock Code: 100630

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  7. Horton Hears A Who!
    First edition, first issue. Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 104123

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  8. On Beyond Zebra.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the verso of the front free endpaper, "For David Bolton, with best wishes, from Dr Seuss." Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 115025

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  9. On Beyond Zebra.
    First edition, first printing. An alphabet book which picks up after the letter Z. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 98024

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  10. 111745comp
    First edition, first printing with an illustration and inscription by Dr. Seuss to the verso of the original front free endpaper "For Daisie Ford Wright with kindest regards Dr. Seuss." An alphabet book which picks up after the letter Z. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 111745

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  11. The Cat in the Hat.
    First edition, first issue, with the price listed on the dust jacket as 200/200 and the boards not laminated as in later issues. Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 88281

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  12. The Cat in the Hat.
    First edition, first issue. Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 114584

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  13. The Cat in the Hat.
    First edition, first issue, with the price listed on the dust jacket as 200/200 and the boards not laminated as in later issues. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 96104

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  14. The Cat in the Hat.
    First edition, first issue, with the price listed on the dust jacket as 200/200 and the boards not laminated as in later issues. Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 90023

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  15. The Cat in the Hat.
    First edition, first printing, first issue, with the price code on the jacket 200/200 and the boards not laminated as in later issues. Inscribed by Dr. Seuss on verso of front endpaper, "for Brent, best wishes, Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £15,000

    Stock Code: 91655

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  16. How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
    First edition, first printing, in the first issue dust jacket. Inscribed by Seuss on the verso of the front endpaper, "For Taddy, best wishes, Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 105976

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  17. 118646
    First edition, first issue, with the price listed on the dust jacket as 200/200 and the boards not laminated as in later issues. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 118646

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  18. 122041
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 122041

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  19. 122221
    First edition, first printing, in the first issue dust jacket with the advertisement for The Cat in the Hat on the rear panel and the list of fourteen books by the author on the rear flap. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 122221

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  20. Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More

    Regular Price: £400

    Special Price £200

    Stock Code: 78526

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  21. The Cat in the Hat Comes Back.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 111558

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  22. The Cat in the Hat Comes Back.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Dr. Seuss on verso of the front free endpaper, "for Terry Caywood-Best Wishes Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 99818

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  23. Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper verso, "For JUANITO, with best wishes - from Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 90447

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  24. Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 104124

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  25. 123341
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £400

    Stock Code: 123341

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  26. 123833
    First edition, first printing, with the first issue point of the five white dots on page 32. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 123833

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  27. Original drawing of a Seussian animal.
    A Seussian animal holding up a sign on a pole reading "For Judy, John, Willie and Charles". Additionaly inscribed lower middle "With Very Best Wishes - Dr Seuss" Learn More

    Regular Price: £1,500

    Special Price £1,125

    Stock Code: 38155

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  28. Original drawing of the Cat in the Hat.
    Original drawing of the Cat in the Hat looking in through a window. Inscribed by Seuss in black felt tip lower middle, "Best wishes! Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £12,500

    Stock Code: 102824

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  29. 123343
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 123343

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  30. 123340

    Sleep Book.

    New York: 1962

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 123340

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  31. 107062

    Sleep Book.

    New York: 1962

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £400

    Stock Code: 107062

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  32. 121507

    Hop on Pop.

    New York: 1963

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £575

    Stock Code: 121507

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  33. 122562

    ABC.

    New York: 1964

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 122562

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  34. 121506
    First edition, first printing, with adverts on the jacket rear panel and flap and 295/295 price. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 121506

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  35. 122559
    First edition, first printing, with all the points of first issue, as per Younger and Hirsch. Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 122559

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  36. 122768
    First edition, first printing, with all the points of first issue, as per Younger and Hirsch. Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 122768

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  37. An original production cel from the MGM animation Dr Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
    Originally broadcast by CBS on 18 December 1966, How the Grinch Stole Christmas became a perennial feature of US festive season television - the position occupied by Raymond Briggs's The Snowman for British audiences. Superbly voiced by Boris Karloff and with ear-catching music by Albert Hague and Eugene Poddany, it was... Learn More
    £4,750

    Stock Code: 112736

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  38. An original production cel from the MGM animation Dr Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas:
    Originally broadcast by CBS on 18 December 1966, How the Grinch Stole Christmas became a perennial feature of US festive season television - the position occupied by Raymond Briggs's The Snowman for British audiences. Superbly voiced by Boris Karloff and with ear-catching music by Albert Hague and Eugene Poddany, it was... Learn More
    £7,000

    Stock Code: 112740

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  39. Lost World Revisited.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the verso of the front free endpaper, "For Sam Hessel. with best wishes -Dr Seuss." An uncommon title to be found inscribed. Collection of cartoons Seuss original did for Liberty Magazine in the 1930's. Learn More
    £725

    Stock Code: 99325

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  40. 122557
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 122557

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  41. 122561
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 122561

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  42. The Lorax.

    The Lorax.

    New York: 1971

    First edition, first issue. Seuss's environmental masterpiece. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 101765

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  43. Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £850

    Stock Code: 95776

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  44. The Shape of Me and Other Stuff.
    First edition, first printing, with correct list of titles to rear panel of dust jacket. Learn More
    £800

    Stock Code: 92640

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  45. The Cat's Quizzer.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 98952

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  46. The Butter Battle Book.
    Signed limited edition. Number 40 of 500 copies of the first edition specially bound and signed by the author. Laid in is the bookplate of American journalist and newspaper publisher James Strohn Copley (1916-1973). Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 101651

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  47. You're Only Old Once!
    First edition, first printing. Seuss' take on growing old. Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 100530

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  48. 121508
    First Random House edition. Originally published as an illustrated catalogue for an exhibition of Dr. Seuss's works at the San Diego Museum of Art. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 121508

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  49. The Seven Lady Godivas.
    Commemorative limited edition, one of 300 numbered and specially bound copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf. Originally published in 1939. Learn More

    Regular Price: £750

    Special Price £503

    Stock Code: 73524

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  50. The Seven Lady Godivas.
    First edition, advance review copy. One of Seuss's few books written for adults. Advance review material for Dr. Seuss titles is very uncommon. Learn More
    £1,100

    Stock Code: 101690

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