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The Wonderful O, 1st Printing

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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The Wonderful O, 1st Printing

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Vintage; 1910-1950
8.4" L x 5.6" W x 0.5" H

Why We Love This

The Wonderful O by James Thurber. New York: Simon Schuster, 1957. Hardcover with dust jacket. First printing. Illustrated by Marc Simont. Thurber's curious fairy tale for grownups, reflecting his fascination with language and bullying and the connections between the two. Jacket has one tiny chip on back, otherwise perfect copy of the sought-after first edition.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.