Jun 032006
 

Dr. Seuss First Edition Identification In some cases, my research on first edition identification points for Dr. Seuss books differs from that found in the Younger/Hirsch book. Younger/Hirsch describes each book in great detail, and includes images, then concludes the passage on each book with a paragraph “FIRST PRINTING POINTS”, followed by the requisite information […]

May 312006
 
The Cat In The Hat Comes Back (1958)

Dr. Seuss First Edition Identification The Cat In The Hat Comes Back, written & illustrated by Theodor Seuss Geisel Random House, 1958 Children’s Picturebook Price Guide Value:  $300 VG+    Essential identifying point Copyright page:  Line with “FIRST PRINTING”   Essential Identifying Point Book and DJ front cover:  Snowball at bottom left by Cat’s tail. […]

May 312006
 
The Cat In The Hat (1957)

Dr. Seuss First Edition Identification The Cat In The Hat, written & illustrated by Theodor Seuss Geisel Random House, 1957 Children’s Picturebook Price Guide Value:  $4,000 VG+ First Edition Identifying Point Front DJ Flap:   Price “200/200” First Issue Book Book spine:  Single signature; 2nd issue and later printings have three signatures. Be very careful with […]