Lot 526 of 766:
Eliot's Book of Practical Cats 1st Amer Ed in dj  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

Author:
Eliot, T.S.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Harcourt, Brace

Date:
[1939]

Description:

Gray cloth, pictorial jacket. First American Edition. The basis for the musical "Cats." 

One of a reported 2000 copies printed. Gallup A34b. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket spine and flap folds a bit darkened, spine ends chipped, two short closed tears near center of spine; volume a bit aged; near fine volume in very good jacket.


 
Item number:
255323
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