Simon & Schuster, 1957, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First
THURBER, JAMES. The Wonderful O, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. Octavo, first edition, pp. 73, blue paper-covered boards quarter-bound in yellow cloth, blue lettering on spine, blind-stamped decoration on upper panel, color illustration by Marc Simont. See First Printings of American Authors, V.1, p. 382. A band of pirates invades an island with nothing to steal, so, this island being called Ooroo, they steal the letter O. Condition of this book: Near fine copy with a lightly worn jacket, no tears. Leaves clean and tight, boards browning at edges, images fine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Humour; United States; 1950s; Children. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51893.