Small 4to. New York: Simon and Shuster, 1951. Small 4to., xiii, 141, (1)pp. Original quarter blue cloth and boards, with illustrated dust-jacket protected by glassine. First edition, presentation copy signed and inscribed “To Lois with love” 6/3/52 with an original self portrait sketch around the publisher’s logo on the half-title showing him strumming a bass. This copy last sold at Swann Galleries in 1985 for $192.50. A very similar design is found in another copy Hirschfeld inscribed much later (1977). (Inventory #: 106030)
Bibles, theology and religion, Bindings, Early & Fine Printing, Illustrated Books, William Blake & His Circle, Illuminated Manuscripts, Private Press Books, T.F. Dibdin, Mary Wollstonecraft, Children's Books 1600-1950
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