This entertaining tale tells of a puddle full of promise, where Marco's beautiful, imaginary fish come to life. Who knows what fantastic creatures might swim in McElligot's Pool! By combining the funniest stories, craziest creatures and zaniest pictures with his unique blend of rhyme, rhythm and repetition, Dr Seuss helps children of all ages and ...
This entertaining tale tells of a puddle full of promise, where Marco's beautiful, imaginary fish come to life. Who knows what fantastic creatures might swim in McElligot's Pool! By combining the funniest stories, craziest creatures and zaniest pictures with his unique blend of rhyme, rhythm and repetition, Dr Seuss helps children of all ages and abilities learn to read. This is a yellow-back book. Ideal for fluent readers, and great fun for practising reading aloud. They also make wonderful bedtime stories for younger children.
Good. 0394800834 Random House, 1947. 4to. First edition, second issue meeting all Younger and Hirsch point criteria. Light wear to edges of boards. Light rubbing and very light edge wear to jacket. Not price-clipped, pages clean and free of marks.
Very Good in Good jacket. Size: 8 1/4 X 11 1/4; FIRST EDITION copyright 1947, Later Printing Thus. Published by Random House, New York. Has a three-line copyright notice. Pictorial Boards that match the dust jacket illustration, not a green cover with open-mouthed fish. USED. NOT AN EXLIB. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD PRICE-CLIPPED DUST JACKET. PROTECTED BY A MYLAR WRAP. Marco goes fishing in an unlikely spot. Buy this title to find out just what Marco caught! By the delightful, imaginative Dr. Seuss, beloved by children for generations. Vocabulary-Building, word, recognition, humour. Clean and nice. Back panel of the dust jacket says "Recommended by all children for progressive parents" and list of Dr. Seuss series titles. Last title on the list is Dr. Seuss's ABC Book (published 1963). RARE complete with its dust jacket. Will ship from United States.
Quarto [28 cm] Teal green cloth-effect paper over boards, with a black ink stamped title and fish vignette on the front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Very good condition, with light edge wear to the spine and covers. There is a gift inscription (with a word crossed out) on the front pastedown. In a very good plus dust jacket, with several minor chips along in the very moderately rubbed and creased edges. Younger and Hirsch, #53. A first edition, in a very attractive dust jacket, of a work by one of the most influential writers of children's books of the twentieth century.
Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. 64 p. Dr.Seuss Classic Collection. . Illustrations. Intended for a juvenile audience.
Random House Books for Young Readers, New York
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