(SEUSS, DR.)illus.


(SEUSS,DR.)illus. SECRETS OF THE DEEP or the perfect yachtsman by Old Captain Taylor. (Standard Oil): Essomarine 1934. 8vo (6 x 9"), pictorial wraps, 34p., cover slightly dusty, near Fine. This is the Library of Congress deposit copy with no markings other than the date of acquisition stamp of August 4, 1934. A humorous look at yachting, illustrated in color by Seuss with large red, white and blue drawings and featuring a sea creature whose face appears years later as the Cat In The Hat. Because it is the deposit copy, it is one of the earliest off the press. See Dr. Seuss From Then To Now 41a, Younger/Hirsch 69.

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Price: $675.00