Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $127.08

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


(14), 299 pp, grey buckram-covered boards w/full-color illustration of Place Vendome pasted down on the front cover, Limited edition of 400 cc's this being #397, SIGNED by author on limitation page, on the spine stamped in gold upon a rectanglar burgundy leather patch the title, contains five full-color illustrations, plus full color pastedown on the front cover and full color pastedown on the slipcase. Top, front, and bottom edges stained olive green, black slipcase with color facsimile of front cover from A34a pasted down on the front. Olive green endpapers printed in black w/an drawing of the Reina del Pacifico and crocodiles by the author. The pastedown illustration on the front cover and illustration on page 8 have illustrations of the orphans from the Madeline stories. Pomerance #34a (bis) deluxe illustrated edition. The story of a journey that an South American General, Leonidas Erosa, an elderly Ecuadoran, from his villa in Biarritz to his home in South America. He had made an honorary general by Argentina out of respect for the famous Erosa herds. The slipcase chipped along the edges, leather label discolored, the spine of the book is sunned.

Title: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

Author Name: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Illustrator: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Categories: Fiction, Foreign Countries,

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket/fair Slipcase

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 050866

Keywords: Fiction Novel South American General Ecuador France Seizure