Dr. Seuss From Then to Now
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
[SEUSS, Dr.]. Dr. Seuss From Then to Now. A Catalogue of the Retrospective Exhibition. Organized by the San Diego Museum of Art. San Diego, California, 1986. NY: Random House . 8vo, 96pp. Red cloth with spine stamped in gold foil. Color pictorial endpapers; color and b&w illustrations plus photographs on nearly every page. Slight rubbing to lower corners else a fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (light wear at corners and spine panel ends). Signed by the artist, Dr. Seuss.
First edition. Published in conjunction with the first retrospective exhibit of the then sixty-year career of the Pulitzer-Prize winning author-illustrator in 1986, this compendium of Seuss covers his work from his early years in advertising to the publication of "You're Only Old Once!" A wonderful overview of the career of this legendary pioneer in children’s books.