First Edition of Little Pig's Picnic; Signed by Walt Disney
Little Pig’s Picnic and Other Stories.
Disney, Walt; Brown, Margaret Wise.$5,500.00
Item Number: 30060
Boston : D.C. Heath and Company, 1939.
First edition. Octavo, original illustrated cloth, pictorial endpapers. Boldly signed by Walt Disney on the half-title page. Illustrated throughout by the Walt Disney Studio. Story by Margaret Wise Brown. In very good condition with some rubbing to the extremities. A collection of ten stories. Rare and desirable signed by Walt Disney.
One of the earliest books by Margaret Wise Brown, The Little Pig’s Picnic includes some of the earliest illustrations produced by Walt Disney Studios. Margaret Wise Brown published her first book, “When the Wind Blew” in 1937. She went on to write many successful children’s books including the much loved, “Goodnight Moon” and several books for the Little Golden Books Series.