First America Edition, In Dust Jacket
LEWIS, C.S. Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. A Story for Children. Illustrations by Pauline Baynes. New York: The Macmillan Company , 1950.
First American Edition. Octavo (7 15/16 x 5 3/8 inches; 201 x 135 mm). [6], 154 pp. With numerous illustrations in the text, including some full page illustrations, in the pagination.

Original full light blue cloth. Front board pictorially stamped in navy blue and yellow. Spine stamped in navy and yellow and lettered in navy. Spine and edges of cloth, lightly sunned. Book otherwise about fine. In original blue pictorial dust jacket. Jacket with a few small chips and tears, repaired. Bottom of jacket spine with tear, also repaired with a piece replaced. Overall a very good jacket and an about fine book.

This is the first book in the "Narnia" series.

HBS # 67944 $1,250