First edition of The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore, with illustrations by Arthur Rackham.
Octavo, [36pp]. Original illustrated wrappers. Stated “First published 1931” on copyright page. Solid text block, short closed tears to bottom edge, a near fine example. In the publisher’s original dust jacket, light shelf wear, soiling to spine, with bright illustrations. Complete with four full-page color plates, including frontispiece. (Latimore & Haskell 66)
The first example of The Night Before Christmas illustrated by Arthur Rackham.