Lot 2036: Hamilton Williamson BABY BEAR 1930 First Edition Signed By Illustrators Berta & Elmer Hader Antique Children's Literature Tropical Jungle India Color Plates
December 9, 2012
Ithaca, NY, USALive Auction
Title: Baby Bear
Author: Hamilton Williamson
City: Garden City, New York
Printing Information: Signed Edition
Binding Style: Hardcover
Width: 7.25" Height: 8.5"
Condition / Notes: This is a scarce first edition of this work of children's literature, signed by illustrators Berta and Elmer Hader. Signatures appear on preliminary page bearing phrase "This book belongs to...", together with what appear to be original drawings offering portraits (of illustrators?).
Antique volume is bound in printed & illustrated green paper covers. Book lacks spine cover. Covers show light soiling, with minor loss of material along edges and at corners. Back cover has separated from binding. Pictorial endpapers are clean and without markings. Occasional light foxing is visible at margins. Illustrated with full-page b&w and color drawings.
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