Rude Rhymes: Mother Goose Goes Behind the Bike Shed; Inscribed by Michael Rosen
Rude Rhymes: Mother Goose Goes Behind the Bike Shed.
Item Number: 82141
London: Andre Deutsch Limited, 1989.
Early printing. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers as issue. Inscribed by the author opposite the title page, “hello Eileen Michael Rosen was here.” In fine condition.
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New York: McElderry Books, 2009.
First edition of the 20th Anniversary edition of this modern children’s classic. Oblong quarto, original illustrated glossy boards. Signed by Michael Rosen opposite the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
"Hey what if we don't go on a bear hunt, huh?"; First Edition of Michael Rosen's We're Going On A Bear Hunt; Inscribed by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury
New York: McElderry Books, 1989.
First American edition of this modern children’s classic. Oblong quarto, original illustrated glossy boards. Inscribed by Michael Rosen, “Hi Wilbur Daniel hey what if we don’t go on a bear hunt, huh? Michael Rosen.” Also signed by the illustrator, “To Wilbur Daniel from Helen Oxenbury 20.11.89.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. First editions signed are rare.
"Perhaps the most widely read golf tutorial ever written": First Edition of Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf; Signed by Legendary golfer Ben Hogan
New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, 1957.
First edition of one of the best-selling golf books of all-time. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Ben Hogan on the front free endpaper. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Illustrated by Anthony Ravielli. Rare and desirable signed.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.
First edition of this classic collection of golf stories by John Updike. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by John Updike on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Illustrations by Paul Szep.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1968.
First edition of Plimpton’s classic work on golf. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, “For Great Max another wild effusion- George.” The recipient was Max Steele, who along with Plimpton started The Paris Review. Additionally inscribed by golf legend Jack Nicklaus on the front free endpaper to the same recipient, Max Steele. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Robert Korn. A unique example.
New York: Warner Books, 1983.
First edition. Inscribed by the author to Gloria Steinem on the half-title page, “To Gloria, I have admired you and your work for a very long time! To a good friendship with best wishes! Ruth Westheimer.” An excellent example in very good dust jacket with light rubbing and wear. A nice association.