Random House, 1949. FIRST EDITION, first printing - blue boards with Seuss illustration to covers. Good complete oversized original Seuss, cover has shelf wear with spine case missing, moderate soiling, scratches and rubbed corners/edges, pages have occasional smudges, otherwise unmarked. Some pages partially loose. New glossy facsimile dust jacket makes for wonderful shelf appearance. An exceedingly rare very early Dr. Seuss, great collector edition.