First Edition of Ian Falconer's Olivia Saves the Circus; Inscribed by Him to his Cousin
Olivia Saves The Circus.
Item Number: 91742
New York: Atheneum Books, 2001.
First edition. Quarto, original illustrated boards, illustrated throughout. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page to his cousin, “For Chris with love Ian Falconer.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the Olivia book series, including Olivia, Olivia Helps with Christmas, Olivia and the Fairy Princesses, Olivia and the Missing Toy, Olivia Saves the Circus, to name a few. Falconer’s illustrations have graced numerous covers of The New Yorker. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, the Royal Opera House, and many others.