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    Dr. Seuss [Theodor Geisel]. How the Grinch Stole Christmas. By. Dr. Seuss. New York: Random House, [1957].

    First edition, first issue. Quarto. Not paginated. Delightfully illustrated throughout the text in black and red.

    Publisher's illustrated glossy paper over boards, with a red front cover and a green back cover and spine. Front cover lettered in white and green. Spine lettered in white. Illustrated dust jacket identical to the covers. Price is clipped from the lower right corner of the front inner flap. Illustrated red endpapers. Minor rubbing to covers and jacket, lightly bumped corners of the cover and jacket, some tiny closed tears and tiny chips to the top edges of jacket. Altogether a very good copy.

    Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 - September 24, 1991), popularly known as Dr. Seuss, is beloved for his charming and imaginative children's books. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is one of his most recognized works, showcasing the author's creativity in rhyme and illustration. This work is a first edition due to listing of fourteen books located on the back inner flap of the dust jacket, and the listing of thirteen books on the final printed page.


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