"Star light, star bright - first star I've seen tonight. I wish I may - I wish I might - Have the wish I wish tonight!" First edition of Walt Disney's Version of Pinocchio: Based on the Story by Collodi, with Illustrations from the Motion Picture
Walt Disney’s Version of Pinocchio: Based on the Story by Collodi, with Illustrations from the Motion Picture.
Disney, Walt; Carlo Collodi.$600.00
Item Number: 95140
New York: Random House, 1939.
First edition of the book version of Walt Disney’s second feature-length animated motion picture. Quarto, original half cloth over illustrated boards, pictorial endpapers, illustrated. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A very nice example.
The only complete book version of Disney's second feature-length animated motion picture, Pinnocchio, contains illustrations after the original production drawings created during the two years the picture was in the making. "It is dedicated to the many people, young and old, whose encouraging letters first suggested that we tell the story in our medium" (Walt Disney).