D'AULARE, INGRI & EDGAR. D'AULAIRE,INGRI & EDGAR. THE MAGIC RUG. NY: Doubleday Doran 1931 (1931). Oblong 4to (10 3/4 x 8 1/4"), cloth backed pictorial boards, Fine in nice, VG dust wrapper with a few unobtrusive mends, rubbed at folds, chip at top of spine and 1" off base of spine. Stated FIRST EDITION OF THE FIRST BOOK DONE BY THE D'AULAIRE'S TOGETHER. Set in Africa, the story is a fantasy tale about a magic Oriental rug. Illustrated with magnificent color lithographs throughout for which the pair spent a winter in Africa for inspiration. This is an excellent copy, rare in such nice condition.
(Inventory #: 38828)
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