Near fine in near fine d.j. Brodart cover. First edition. Previous owner's embossed mark bottom corner of title page and small book plate front end paper, else fine. D.j. protected with clear plastic cover. Not price clipped, very minor edge wear. Wonderful drawings in both color and b/w by Charles Adams.
Very Good in Very Good- jacket. Blue cloth with black lettering, not paginated, dust-jacket edges a bit chipped at head of spine and top corner, gift inscription on title page, no other writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied.
Charles Addams. Near Fine in Good Plus jacket. Large format (9.25" x 12.25"). Illustrations in color and black and white throughout. Spine caps lightly folded under. Edges and corners very lightly worn. Light edgewear, including 1.5" taped closed tear on back cover, to DJ, now mylar protected. Aquamarine cloth boards. Black lettering to spine. Fun, colorful illustration of Mother Goose against aqua night sky to DJ cover. Original price to top front flap. 1167 to bottom front flap. Unpaginated. 54pp. Clean, tight, bright. Addams is well known for his contributions to the New Yorker. In this, a delightful twist to the well-loved nursury rhymes of old, Addams does not disappoint! Several illustrations, inspired by the television show The Addams Family, may be a wee bit creepy at times but this charming book is appropriate for all ages.
Good, fair to good. Off-beat illustrations by Addams provide zany interpretations to classic Mother Goose rhymes. The author's first book for children and the first book published by Windmill. Some of the rhymes are unusual, many illustrated with the Addams Family.
Very Good- in Very Good jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Original green cloth covers, very bright and clean. Previous owner's name in pencil on front endpaper. Light foxing to title pg. and last pg. DJ has light wear to edges. Soiled. Price clipped. Illust. w/ color and b/w drawings. Contents nice.
Very Good+ in Very Good- jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Original green cloth covers, very bright and clean. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. DJ lightly soiled. Price clipped. Illust. w/ color and b/w drawings. Contents very nice.
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