Jun 16, 2022 - Sale 2609

Sale 2609 - Lot 305

Price Realized: $ 469
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) Jansson, Tove. The Happy Moomins. Illustrated by the author including frontispiece map on blue paper. 8vo, publisher's full blue cloth gilt, light tap to bottom of front boards, few very light spots to board edges; unclipped dust jacket, few marks near printed price, some mottling, heaviest to front panel, small nicks, light rubbing to folds; few pages with marginal stains. First American edition. Scarce in the jacket. No other copies traced on Rare Book Hub or ABPC. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1952)