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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

By Seuss, Dr




Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories is a picture book collection by Theodor Geisel, published under his more commonly-known pseudonym of Dr. Seuss. It was first released by Random House Books on April 12, 1958, and is written in Seuss's trademark style, using a type of meter called anapestic tetrameter.


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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.

SEUSS, Dr.

New York: Random House,, 1958. Quarto. Original pictorial paper covered boards, titles to front cover and spine in white and black. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. Small contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Extremities slightly worn, joints a little tender, endpapers partially tanned and lightly foxed, contents toned and with occasional faint spot. An excellent copy in a rubbed and lightly chipped and scuffed jacket with one small brown speck to front panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper verso, "For JUANITO, with best wishes - from Dr. Seuss."

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$1,691.75

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YERTLE THE TURTLE AND OTHER STORIES

Dr. Seuss

New York: Random House. 1958. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Fair dust jacket. First Edition, First Printing with the copyright page showing the 1950, 1951, 1958 dates. This First Issue dustjacket has the 295/295 printed price present and the 14 books displayed on the back of the dust jacket. Scuffing and toning to panels. Open tear to lower front panel. Chips to upper and lower rear panel. Previous owner inscription to rear endpage. Edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original dust jacket. .

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$1,400.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

New York: Random House. Very Good/Very Good. 1958. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Inscribed By Dr. Seuss for Judy Crooks This book has all the correct first edition points. Has a gift inscription to the owner that is inscribed by D. Seuss. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall .

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$995.00

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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.

SEUSS, Dr.

New York: Random House,, 1958. Quarto. Original pictorial paper covered boards, titles to front cover and spine in white and black. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. Two small bookplates to front endpaper, one being H. Bradley Martin's, in the price clipped dust jacket. A very attractive copy. First edition, first printing.

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$676.70

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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.

SEUSS, Dr.

New York: Random House,, 1958. Quarto. Original pictorial paper covered boards, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. Lightly rubbed to edges, dust jacket lightly nicked to corners, rubbed to edges with a couple of small closed tears First edition, first printing.

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$541.36

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

New York, NY: Random House. (1958). First Edition. Hardcover. VG, owner name front pastedown, 2 small chips lower board, in DJ; DJ with some edge wear, DJ is NOT price-clipped. Younger/Hirsch page 82 points matched, including back panel of DJ. ; First; Illus. boards; 4to; DJ .

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$500.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.

SEUSS, Dr.

New York:: Random House,, [1958].. First edition.. original green illustrated boards in dust jacket.. A fine copy in an unclipped near fine jacket with the slightest of rubbing at extremities.. Folio,. Younger & Hirsch 82.

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$500.00

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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

SEUSS, Dr

New York: Random House, 1958. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition, first printing. Slight rubbing at crown, else near fine in a modestly rubbed, near fine, first issue dustwrapper with price intact, a tiny nick at the corner of the crown, and a bit of soiling. A very nice copy that conforms in all points to the Younger and Hirsch bibliography. Younger and Hirsch 82.

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$450.00

Yertle the Turtle & Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

Random House Value Publishing, 1994-10-18. Hardcover. Good.

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$348.70

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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

DR. SEUSS. (Theodore Geisel)

New York: Random House, 1958. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A very good book in a very good dust jacket. Some wear to the pictorial boards. Owner name and inscription on the front pastedown. Some edgewear and creasing to the dust jacket. One of the most popular of all the Dr. Seuss books. First edition, first printing meeting all issue points, including including the 295/295 price on the front dust jacket flap, three copyright dates of 1950,1951,1958 and 14 books displayed on the back of the dust jacket with Mulberry Street on the upper left corner, and the Grinch on the lower right.

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$325.00

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YERTLE THE TURTLE and Other Stories

Seuss, Dr

New York: Random House, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto. Price of 295/295 on front flap of dust jacket; no pagination, bound in pictorial paper covered boards; neat owner name on front pastedown; author's name on spine underlined on book and jacket and the letter "E" in black near foot of spine on book only. In all, a very nice copy in bright, unclipped pictorial dust jacket with very minor wear to edges and corners. A very clean, bright copy.

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$300.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories.

DR. SEUSS.

New York:: Random House,, [1958].. First edition.. publisher's illustrated boards in dust jacket.. Ink ownership signature at top of pastedown; some light rubbing at edges and corners; in a jacket with some matching rubbing at its corners and a couple of inoffensive stains. Nicer than usually seen.. Folio,. Younger and Hirsch, 194-196.

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$300.00

YERTLE THE TURTLE AND OTHER STORIES

Seuss, Dr. [Geisel, Theodor Seuss]

New York, NY: Random House (1958) Original glazed pictorial boards, lightly soiled w/ normal shelf wear. Light foxing to endpapers. DJ moderately soiled w/ wear and tear to edges. Small chips to corners and spine ends. Illust. w/ color drawings. Contents nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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$255.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Seuss, Dr

New York: Random. 1958. First Edition. Near Fine (owner's 1960 Xmas inscription, slight wear to extrems) ; In very good dj (a bit of light staining on front, some creases & wear to extremities; price clipped & 14 titles on dj rear. .

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$250.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

Random House, 1958. hardback. very good condition (small bumps) in a very good dust jacket with chips at the spine ends.

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$250.00

YERTLE THE TURTLE AND OTHER STORIES

Seuss, Dr. [Geisel, Theodor Seuss]

New York, NY: Random House (1958) Original glazed pictorial boards w/ normal shelf wear. Corners bumped. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. DJ has wear and tear to edges w/ 2" x 1" piece missing from tail of spine. Lightly soiled and rubbed. Younger #82. Illust. w/ color drawings. Contents nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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$205.00

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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

New York: Random House, 1958. 1st. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. The correct 1st edition (Younger & Hirsch, #82)). A clean, well-preserved copy. VG+ in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the spine ends, light creasing to the front panel and very light rubbing along the top-edge of the back panel. Quarto, wonderfully illustrated thruout by the great Doctor.

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$200.00

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Dr. Seuss

New York, NY: Random House. (1958). First Edition. Hardcover. VG, owner name to first blank leaf in Good DJ, slightly wavy; DJ with sm. Chip lower front panel (about 1/4 in) . Minor edge wear to DJ. Collates with Younger / Hirsch first edition; First; Illus. boards; 4to; DJ .

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$200.00

YERTLE THE TURTLE AND OTHER STORIES

SEUSS, DR

RANDOM HOUSE, 1958 WEAR AT EXTREMITIES ELSE VERY GOOD IN TATTERED DUSTJACKET-FIRST EDITION WITH 295/295 ON FRONT INSIDE FLAP, 14 TITLE ON LAST PAGE.

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$195.00

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YERTLE THE TURTLE AND OTHER STORIES

Dr. Seuss

New York: Random House. 1958. Hardcover. Very Good in boards. Soiling to front and rear panels. Corners bumped. Edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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$175.00