Signed first printing of this book of spectacular specs, written to help new glasses-wearers build their confidence – with original drawing of a stylish alligator.
Fine in near-fine dust jacket.
GLASSES, WHO NEEDS 'EM?
Lane Smith's charmingly peculiar artistic style has graced publications from children's literature to periodicals, and even the covers of punk rock albums. His children's book illustrations have earned him numerous accolades, including two Caldecott Medals and five New York Times' Best Illustrated Book awards, as well as the adoration of numerous slightly off-center kids.
New York: Viking, (1991). 9'' x 7.5''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($13.95) color pictorial dust jacket. Unpaginated. Signed by Smith to verso of flyleaf, with original drawing of an alligator in glasses. Dust jacket with small price sticker to rear. Tight.
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