The Cat in the Hat (1957)
Book ID: 64821
The Cat in the Hat. New York: Random House, 1957. Third issue (glazed paper boards). Pp, 61. Jacket price-clipped, otherwise a fine bright copy.
The most famous of Dr Seuss’s works, introducing young readers to the indubitably mischievous but not maliciously motivated ‘Cat in the Hat’
The first edition and the first in his series of ‘Beginner Books’ was published in 1957. It was issued in unglazed boards and with a dust jacket. Later editions were issued in glazed boards and without a jacket.
Dr. Seuss, pseudonym of Theodor Seuss Geisel, wrote and illustrated more than 60 books, including many of the most popular children’s books of all time.