First printing of this Peanuts book of aphorisms, inscribed by Schulz and with an original drawing of Snoopy.
Very good in very good jacket.
HAPPINESS IS A WARM PUPPY
"Happiness is a piece of fudge caught on the first bounce."
HAPPINESS IS A WARM PUPPY is the first book of original content in the Peanuts universe, not first appearing in the comic strips. Printed on vibrant paper stock of various colors with images of favorite characters facing words of wisdom, it's remains a perfect little gift book. Of all the Peanuts characters Schulz would draw in books, Snoopy ones are the most highly sought.
(San Francisco): (United Feature Syndicate, Inc.), (1962). 5.5'' x 5.5''. Original printed paper boards with pink front board. In original printed pink dust jacket. Pink and orange endpapers. Paper in pink, orange, black, red, brown, and yellow. Illustrated with full-page images of Peanuts characters facing pages of text.  pages. Contemporary bookseller ticket on front pastedown. Marginal toning to boards. Jacket with light expert restoration and faint creasing.
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