First edition of Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss, in first state dust jacket.
Quarto, [unpaginated]. Glossy paper over boards, title in black on spine. Illustrated endpapers. Solid text block, lightly bumped spine tips, faint toning to edges, a near fine example. In the publisher’s first state dust jacket, 295/295 retail price on front flap, light wear to edges, small puncture along edge of spine, light shelf wear. The first state, with all fourteen correct Seuss book covers shown on rear panel, including Mulberry Street in the top left, and the Grinch on the bottom right. (Younger & Hirsch, 82)