FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, OF MR. RABBIT AND THE LOVELY PRESENT, INSCRIBED BY SENDAK TO A CLOSE FRIEND AND NEIGHBOR AND WITH AN ORIGINAL DRAWING OF MR. RABBIT
(SENDAK, Maurice) ZOLOTOW, Charlotte. Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present. New York and Evanston, 1962.
First edition of this story about a little girl and her rabbit friend trying to find a birthday gift for the girl's mother, inscribed to Sendak's close friend and neighbor: "For Elizabeth, Maurice Sendak. Oct. '91," with an original drawing of Mr. Rabbit standing with his hands on his hips. $950.