By: Kates, Herbert S. (Signed, Numbered Copy)
Grosset & Dunlap: 1933
Edition: Numbered Edition
Seller ID: 17560IN
Binding: Hard Cover
Without question, this is the nicest copy of this volume we've ever seen. It is also a presentation copy designed for Christmas, signed by the author/illustrator and numbered 222. Both the boards and the paste-on title boxes at face and spine are immaculate, as are the pages which have not even toned. The book measures 8"x10-1/4" The specially designed bookplate affixed to front pastedown is a precursor of the wonderful drawings to come. Each city -- there are 71 in the U.S. and four in Canada -- gets a full page of text on right hand side and a detailed drawing on the left. It's a bea... View More...