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HOTEL BEMELMANS., Bemelmans, Ludwig.

Author Name    Bemelmans, Ludwig.

Title   HOTEL BEMELMANS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Jacket Condition   Good-

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York Viking 1946

Illustrator   Ludwig Bemelmans.

Seller ID   30099

380 pp, 8 5/8" H. Yellow cloth with turquoise title blocks, red and turquoise banding on spine and front board, red illustration on front board. Pictorial endpapers, b&w drawings throughout. The author/illustrator, best known for his Madeline books, worked in the hotel business for many years and in "this new book, the menu is a table d'hote arrangement of his entire hotel repertoire: 36 stories of backstairs life in a great caravansary, including all of the ones from two earlier books, 'Life Class' and "Hotel Splendide', plus several gathered from his other books and three delicious new concoctions especially written for this volume." Very light browning to edges of endpapers, small soft bump to top corner of pages, very light browning to edges of text block, small bump at top corner of boards, light edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, a few faint foxing marks on boards. Dust jacket has light to moderate edge wear, several edge tears with creases, several very small chips, very light browning and foxing - mainly on rear panel, protected in a paper/mylar sleeve.

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