The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins.New York, Vanguard Press, 1938 Stock Code: 80761
NotesFirst 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."
Tall octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in grey morocco, titles to spine blocked in white, pictorial onlay to front board copied from the original with the titles blocked in white, twin rule to turn-ins in white foil, red endpapers with the original pictorial endpapers bound in, gilt edges.
Illustrated throughout by the author.
Owner's name stamped to original front free endpapers and title page, couple of leaves lightly creased, some expert restoration to original endpapers, an excellent copy in a fine binding.
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