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Caldecott Medal First Edition Identification

Animals Of The Bible, selections by Helen Dean Fish, illustrated by Dorothy Lathrop; Frederick Stokes;  1937

1938 Caldecott Medal

Picturebook Price Guide Value – $1600 VG+

Essential Identifying Point – DJ
Dust jacket: Lathrop misspelled ‘Lathop’ on DJ spine.

Caldecott Medal First Edition 

Essential Identifying Point – Book

Book spine:  Lathrop mispelled ‘Lathop’. 

Title page:  Two lines, as follows


NEW YORK                                MCMXXXVII

Back endpaper:  Back book endpaper is blank; second state book has same title page, however back book endpaper has same image as front endpaper, of prancing deer/antelope.


Stan Zielinski.