First American edition of this rare Aldin title, a magnificent book featuring humanized pigs, dogs, cats and bunnies.
CECIL ALDIN'S MERRY PARTY
A companion to CECIL ALDIN'S HAPPY FAMILY, this is Aldin at his very best. Nice copies of Aldin titles are rarely found; despite the staining to the boards, the interior images remain bright and beautiful.
New York: Hodder & Stoughton, . Quarto. 9.5'' x 8''. Original pictorial cloth. Illustrated by Aldin with 36 tipped-in color plates, six of which are double-page, plus 36 full-page black-and-white images. Bookseller ticket in rear pastedown gutter. Boards with large line of spots across fore-edge and bottom edge. Some light infrequent foxing at margins, else interior very clean.
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