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    Dr. Seuss' "Cats" in First Editions

    Dr. Seuss. Two classics from Dr. Seuss: The Cat in the Hat - First edition in the first issue dust jacket, and The Cat in the Hat Comes Back - First printing in dust jacket.

    Dr. Seuss. Two First Editions
    , including: The Cat in the Hat. New York: Random House, [1957]. First printing in first issue dust jacket. Octavo. 61 pages. Publisher's pictorial paper-covered boards and illustrated dust jacket. Light wear to the top and bottom edges of boards, Small, neat ownership stamps on pastedowns. Spine tips just slightly rubbed, else a very good, bright copy in the rare dust jacket, with one-eighth-inch loss at the upper spine tip. Very scarce in this condition. [and:] The Cat in the Hat Comes Back. New York: Random House, [1958]. First printing. Octavo. 63 pages. Pictorial paper-covered boards and illustrated dust jacket. Previous owner's ink gift inscription on the front free endpaper, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket.

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