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    Two First Editions, One Signed and One Inscribed

    [Dr. Seuss]. Two Signed Dr. Seuss-Related Books, including: The Tough Coughs As He Ploughs the Dough, Early Writings and Cartoons by Dr. Seuss. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1987. First edition. Signed by Dr. Seuss on the rear panel of the dust jacket. Square octavo. 143 pages. Edited and with and introduction by Richard Marschall. Numerous illustrations. A collection of the early work of Dr. Seuss. Cream paper-covered boards with blue backstrip. Fine in dust jacket. [and:] Dr. Seuss From Then to Now, A Catalogue of the Retrospective Exhibition Organized by the San Diego Museum of Art. New York: Random House, [1987]. First edition. Inscribed by Dr. Seuss on the verso of the front free endpaper, accompanied by his signature squiggle. Quarto. 95 pages. Numerous color and black and white illustrations. Red cloth boards with gold lettering to spine. Illustrated endpapers. Fine in dust jacket.

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