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The Cat in the Hat.

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The Cat in the Hat.

by Seuss, Dr

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Small inked name on verso of front free endpaper, light erasure to upper corner of front free endpaper, small inked name and add
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About This Item

Random House, 1957. First edition, first issue with 200/200 on front jacket flap and mat finish on boards. Small inked name on verso of front free endpaper, light erasure to upper corner of front free endpaper, small inked name and address to front pastedown, edges rubbed with color loss and tiny tear to upper spine, overall very good with joints firm in complete, unclipped dust jacket with some light rubbing, mild soiling to rear panel, shallow chipping to spine tips and light general edgewear. A presentable copy. Color illus. by Dr. Seuss. 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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Details

Bookseller
The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
Embry 189659
Title
The Cat in the Hat.
Author
Seuss, Dr
Book condition
Used - Small inked name on verso of front free endpaper, light erasure to upper corner of front free endpaper, small inked name and add
Edition
First edition, first issue with 200/200 on front jacket flap and
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House, 1957. First edition, first issue with 200/200 on front jacket flap and mat finish on boards.
Date published
1957.
Keywords
Children's.

Terms of Sale

The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA

All books returnable for any reason within ten days of receipt. Shipping on all heavy or oversize books will be quoted upon inquiry. We do not ship surface overseas.

About the Seller

The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA

Seller rating:
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Biblio.co.uk member since: 2006
Denver, Colorado
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About The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA

The Hermitage Bookshop was established in 1973 and has been under one owner since its inception. We are a full service rare and used bookshop and our stock is limited to hardbacks in excellent condition. We have been a member of both the ABAA and ILAB since 1980.

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jacket
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spine
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edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
chipping
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verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
First Edition
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