Poo-Poo and the Dragons.
Illustrated by Robert Lawson.Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1942 Stock Code: 114200
First US edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed in the month of publication by the author on the first blank "Ann Catherine Winter, best wishes from C. S. Forester, 22 August 1942". Poo-Poo and the Dragons was Forester's first children's book, first published in Britain the same year.
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and illustration to spine and front, illustrated endpapers. With dust jacket.
Full page and vignette illustrations throughout by Lawson.
Spine faded, some marks to cloth, trivial rubbing to corners, internally sound and clean, a very good copy in the jacket that is rubbed at the extremities, with one closed tear to top corner of front panel, and the rear panel spotted.
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