Signed Limited First Edition of Bemelmans' Madeline and the Bad Hat
Madeline and the Bad Hat.
Item Number: 69041
New York: The Viking Press, 1957.
Signed limited edition of the third book in Bemelmans’ acclaimed Madeleine series. Quarto, original cloth. One of 985 copies signed by Ludwig Bemelmans. In fine condition. An exceptional example.
Ludwig Bemelmans’ Madeline series, published between 1939 and 1961, follows the precocious, irrepressible heroine through her various adventures in a convent school in Paris. This, the third book in the series, traces the development of Madeline’s friendship with Pepito, the Spanish ambassador’s mischievous son. Pomerance A25a.