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The World Is Round:. [Together with] The World is Not Flat [by Edith Thatcher Hurd].

San Francisco, CA: Arion Press, 1986. First Edition/Limited Edition. Hardcover. Stein's first children's book (Margaret Wise Brown encouraged her to write one). A wonderful story illustrated by Hurd's exceptional illustrations. A very handsome copy of this classic. Fine. No DJ, as Issued. World is Round shows tiny spot of discoloration at text block edge (prolonged contact with ephemera ballon), else tight, bright and unmarred. World is Flat is tight, bright and unmarred. Original square box shows light shelf/edge wear, else bright and clean. Both volumes show red cloth boards, blue ink lettering and pictorial elements. Round 8vo; Square 12mo. 119pp; 47pp. Illus. (b/w and blue ink plates). Limited edition of 400 copies. Prospectus and "World is Round" balloon laid in. Item #3644

Price: $550.00