"It is quite possible that an animal has spoken to me and that I didn't catch the remark because I wasn't paying attention": First Edition of E.B. Whites Beloved Classic Charlottes Web
White, E.B.; Illustrated by Garth Williams.$1,500.00
Item Number: 37845
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1952.
First edition, first printing, with code “I-B” on copyright page. Octavo, original cloth, blue and white spider-web patterned endpapers. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing and wear. Illustrated by Garth Williams.
The most celebrated of Whites three childrens books, "Charlottes Web is rightly regarded as a modern classic" (Connolly, 322-23). With numerous illustrations by Garth Williams. Anderson, Books of the Century, 210.