New York: Random House, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. 68pp. Quarto [28.5 cm] Illustrated glossy boards, with illustrated endsheets. The extremities are gently age-toned, rubbed and bumped, and the first gathering is a little loose. A child's first name has been written in pen on the front free endsheet. In a dust jacket, with mild toning and creasing, and multiple closed and open tears. The longest closed tear is 2" long, and the largest open tear is roughly 1" deep by 1" wide. There is also a 3/4" closed tear in the surface of the jacket's spine. Younger-Hirsch 41. First edition, with all points present. Very good minus / good. Item #38955
When Dr. Seuss' first children's book, And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street, was published in 1937, it changed the face of children's literature forever.