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.
Other Books by this Author
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.
London : Collins, 1998.
First edition of Michael Rosen’s book about sleeping farm animals. Octavo, original pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers, illustrated. Signed and dated by the author on the dedication page, “Michael Rosen August 15 2004.” In near fine condition.
"HEY WHAT IF WE DON'T GO ON A BEAR HUNT, HUH?"; FIRST POP-UP BOOK EDITION OF MICHAEL ROSEN'S WE'RE GOING ON A BEAR HUNT
London: Walker Books, 2006.
First pop-up book edition of Michael Rosen’s classic work. Large octavo, original pictorial boards. Elaborately illustrated with full-color movable pop-up designs. In fine condition.
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1921.
First edition of this early work by Tilden. Octavo, original green cloth, frontispiece, illustrated. In near fine condition.
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.
"Success depends almost entirely on how effectively you learn to manage the game's two ultimate adversaries: the course and yourself": First Edition of Jack Nicklaus' Autobiography My Story; Signed by Him
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997.
First edition of the Golden Bear’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Jack Nicklaus on the front free endpaper. Written with Ken Bowden. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Illustrated. Dust jacket design by Paul Smith.
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.