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
"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.
"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.
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.
"Advertising is, actually, a simple phenomenon in terms of economics. It is merely a substitute for a personal sales force - an extension, if you will, of the merchant who cries aloud his wares": First Edition of Rosser Reeves' Reality in Advertising; Signed by Him
New York: Borzoi/ Alfred A. Knopf, 1961.
First trade edition, published after the privately printed Ted Bates edition. Octavo, original blue cloth, slipcase. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “With a promise that this is a very short, short book! Rosser Reeves Oct 8, 1962. Fine in the original glassine wrapper in a fine slipcase. Rare signed.
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.
New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1950.
First edition of Sarazen’s classic autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Foreword by Robert T. Jones, Jr. Inscribed by the author opposite the title page, “To Dick Garlington My best wishes from his friend Gene Sarazen.” The recipient Dick Garlington was a golfer and a close friend of Sarazen and Bobby Jones, who along with Jones was the visionary for Atlanta’s famed Peachtree Golf Club. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Rare and desirable signed by Sarazen.