Beautifully signed first edition, with Politi's hand-drawn watercolor embellishments decorating his warm personal inscription.
TALES OF THE LOS ANGELES PARKS
Personalized copy of this richly illustrated document of the old parks of Los Angeles, the setting for many of his well-loved children's books.
Palm Desert, CA: Best-West Publications, (1966). 14.75'' x 11.25''. Original gilt-stamped green cloth. Color plates throughout. Watercolor gift inscription: "To my dear friend Sara Brant / With gratitude for your continued interest in my books / Leo Politi / 1966". Slight soil to top edge.
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