Bartholomew and The Oobleck
Seuss, Dr. (Theodore Geisel)

NY: Random House, 1949. First First edition, subsequent priinting, with all 1st ed. points on book and jacket except that the boards and dust jacket are red instead of blue. Glossy illustrated paper covered boards. Moderately bumped at the tips and bumped with some wear about the head and foot of spine; light offsetting to the front and rear free endpapers. The dust jacket is clipped at the top corner although the numeral "2" is still visible; (60-90) bottom of front flap just beloww the "ss" in Seuss; rear panel lists "The Other 6 by Dr. Seuss" with review blurbs beneath each. Jacket is chipped at the corners, edges and foot of spine, has a closed tear diagonally from the top front left corner. The rear panel, while not discolored, is crinkled from dampstaining which is only evident on the blank inner side. An affordable, still collectible alternative to the very pricey first issue. Hardcover (Item ID: F436)


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