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The Cat in the Hat by  Dr. (pseud. of Theodore Seuss Geisel) Seuss - First Edition, First Printing, with jacket priced "200/200& - 1957 - from James Cummins Bookseller (SKU: 310070)

The Cat in the Hat

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The Cat in the Hat

by Seuss, Dr. (pseud. of Theodore Seuss Geisel)

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Original color pictorial unglazed boards; color pictorial jacket
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Random House, 1957. First Edition, First Printing, with jacket priced "200/200" on front flap; flat, unglazed covers; rear cover of book and jacket lists educators' reviews with no mention of the Beginner Books series. 4to. Original color pictorial unglazed boards; color pictorial jacket. Illustrated throughout by Dr. Seuss. First Edition, First Printing, with jacket priced "200/200" on front flap; flat, unglazed covers; rear cover of book and jacket lists educators' reviews with no mention of the Beginner Books series. 4to. Seuss's most famous creation and one of his most desirable books - difficult to find in the first issue, in acceptable condition. Younger & Hirsch 7

Synopsis

The Cat in the Hat is a children's book by Dr. Seuss, featuring a tall, anthropomorphic, mischievous cat, wearing a tall, red and white striped hat, and a bowtie. He also carries an umbrella. With the series of Beginner Books that The Cat inaugurated, Seuss promoted both his name and the cause of elementary literacy in the United States.

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Bookseller
James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
310070
Title
The Cat in the Hat
Author
Seuss, Dr. (pseud. of Theodore Seuss Geisel)
Format/binding
4to
Book condition
Used - Original color pictorial unglazed boards; color pictorial jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing, with jacket priced "200/200&
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House
Date published
1957
Keywords
Gift Ideas | Theodor Seuss Geisel

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James Cummins Bookseller

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About James Cummins Bookseller

Founded in 1978 by James Cummins, the firm has grown to include two New Jersey locations as well as the main store at 699 Madison Avenue (between 62nd and 63rd Streets) in New York City.Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (During July & August, until 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.)The Madison Avenue store is a seventh-floor oasis for book-lovers, a quiet and pleasantly furnished book room with a carefully chosen, expertly catalogued and broad-based selection of fine and rare books, autographs, manuscripts, and works of art. We have built notable private collections for American and international clients. Our stock is always changing, and our steady input from private buying and public auctions assures our clients of new surprises (and temptations!) at each visit. Our stock covers a wide range of collecting interests, with particular emphasis in the following fields: British and American Literature, Sporting Books, Private Press and Illustrated Books, 19th-Century Color Plate Books, Americana, Travel, Sets and Fine Bindings, History, and Authors' Manuscripts and Letters. Our catalogued inventory exceeds 50,000 titles, much of which can be searched on the internet. In addition, our New Jersey warehouse contains over 400,000 books in all subject areas. We might have the books you're looking for.

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