FIVE BEARS AND MIRANDA. Inscribed. Henry Beston.


New York: The MacMillan Company, 1939.

Frank Dobias. 1st Edition. Signed By Author. First Edition beautifully Inscribed by Henry Beston on the front free endpaper.

"Dear Lindsay - this book was written by a friend of your father's who likes bears.
Merry Christmas! Henry Beston"

Square 8vo. Unpaginated. 64 pp. A near fine copy of this timeless Henry Beston children's classic featuring five bears as precocious as Michael Bond's Paddington Bear and A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh in blue cloth, brown titles and decorations in a bright, fresh illustrated dustwrapper with some light use. Wonderful illustrations by Frank Dobias.

Item #33012    Price: US$518.00