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    Dr. Seuss [Theodore Geisel]. Bartholomew and the Oobleck. New York: Random House, 1949. First edition, first printing. Quarto (12 x 9 inches; 305 x 229 mm). Unpaginated (23 leaves in addition to title page). Illustrated throughout. Copy bears all first printing points including: bound in glossy pictorial blue boards rather than red; copyright page dated 1949; dust jacket design matches that on boards, with "200/200" printed on front jacket flap. Previous owner's signature on front endpaper. Light wear to boards, otherwise near fine. Creasing and shelf wear to dust jacket, otherwise near fine.

    A fine example of the first edition, first printing of Dr. Seuss' story about the adventures of a young boy named Bartholomew, who must rescue his kingdom from a sticky substance called Oobleck.


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