Lot 36 of 515:
Ludwig Bemelmans Fifi w/dj  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$330
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Fifi
Author:
Bemelmans, Ludwig
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Simon and Schuster
Date:
[1940]
Description:

Illustrations by the author in color throughout. (4to) original pictorial boards, matching dust jacket. First Edition.

First Issue dustjacket with $2.00 printed price present on the front flap. A solid copy of an early and rare Bemelmans title, the first and supposedly only edition of the book. The dust jacket has been deacidified. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General wear and soiling to jacket with minor chips and closed tears to edges, larger closed tear and creasing at top of front panel near spine, areas of loss to jacket spine; light wear and soiling to boards with rubbing to extremities, spine strip starting to tear a bit at ends; interior sound with bright colors; very good volume in good or better jacket.
 
Item number:
303746a
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