STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO. CARLO COLLODI.
STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO
STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO
STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO
STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

FIRST EDITION OF PINOCCHIO IN ENGLISH

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STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

COLLODI,C.[ARLO]. STORY OF A PUPPET, OR THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO. NY: Cassell 1892. 12mo, decorative cloth with design repeated on edges, 232p., cloth age toned as usual, name erased from endpaper, tiny stain on edge of title, small inner hinge mend else really a VG+ copy in marbled slip case, the Bradley Martin copy with Mildred Greenhill's bookplate. 1st edition of Pinocchio in English, simultaneous with the British edition and bound in the U.S. from British sheets. A title in the Children's Library. The story first appeared serially in a children's magazine in Italy from July 7, 1881 to January 1883 and first published in book form in Italy in 1883. Charmingly illustrated by C. Mazzanti, the ilustrator of the Italian 1883 edition. This Cassell imprint is hard to find.

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