BEMELMANS,LUDWIG. MADELINE'S RESCUE. NY: Viking 1953 (1953). Folio (9 x 12 1/4"), cloth, 56p., half title has owner name erased and 4 small offset marks from old tape which is gone, VG+ in excellent dust wrapper with slight creasing at spine ends. 1st edition. Madeline is saved from drowning by a dog. Beautiful color illustrations by the author. Nice copy. CALDECOTT AWARD WINNER.