I Know a Lot of Things.New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1956 Stock Code: 102017
First edition of the Rands' first children's bookFirst edition, first printing. Between 1956 and 1970, Ann and Paul Rand produced four children's books together, of which this is the first. Paul Rand (1914-1996) was an American commercial artist who, together with his wife Ann, produced four picture books combining rhythmic verse with illustrations exhibiting Paul's interest in Swiss Style graphic design. Rand is best known for his corporate logo designs, including the logos for IBM, UPS, Enron, Morningstar, Inc., Westinghouse, ABC, and Steve Jobs's NeXT. Rand also was a professor emeritus of graphic design at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut from 1956 to 1969, and from 1974 to 1985
Quarto. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine in yellow on red, to front board in red, orange and blue endpapers. With dust jacket.
Illustrated throughout by Paul Rand.
Bookplate of John Lewis to front pastedown. Spine slightly cocked, extremities lightly rubbed. An excellent copy in a lightly toned and rubbed jacket with a few small chips and nicks, and a short tear to rear fold.
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