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PARIN D'AULAIRE, Ingri and Edgar.

Leif The Lucky.

Doubleday, Doran and Co., Garden City, , 1941 Stock Code: 93510
£475.00
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Notes

First edition, first printing. Laid in is a hand written letter on the authors' stationery to Miss Julia Carter thanking her for her hospitality when they visited her in Cincinnati. Julia F. Carter, was the first full time children's librarian at the New York Public Library. Miss Carter was also the first national president of the Division of Library Work with Children and Young People of the American Library Association. She presented the first ever Caldecott Medal in 1938. Carter's library initials are pencilled in on the front free endpaper. A lovely association copy of this title.

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Description

Quarto. Original pictorial printed boards, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket.

Illustrations

Colour illustrations by the authors.

Condition

Spine cloth lightly faded, else an excellent copy with the dust jacket with chip to top end of spine, creasing and closed short tears to rear top edge, a very attractive copy.

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