2004 on Ivanhoe Avenue, and moved in 1966 to the Wisteria Cottage at 780 Prospect Street. The cottage had housed Ellen Browning Scripps' half-sister Virginia, and La Jolla Country Day School, prior to becoming the location of John Cole's Book Shop.
Susan and Charles Cole, the daughter and son of John and Barbara Cole worked in the book shop as did Susan's daughter Trilce and Charles' son Zachary. Parties were held for numerous authors over the years. The La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art lent sculptures to John Cole's Book Shop which were displayed on the grounds. Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dir. Seuss, was a close friend of both John and Barbara Cole as early as the 1940s, lived in La Jolla and regularly signed books for the shop.The shop closed in 2005, and the cottage is now the home of the La Jolla Historical Society. Is a 1962 children's book by Dr.
These IOBA Book Condition Definitions are used to describe both the book and the dust jacket, if applicable. Thus the word book may be replaced by dust jacket in the following definitions. NEAR FINE : a book approaching FINE (or AS NEW) but with a couple of very minor defects or faults, which must be noted. Price is clipped/cut out: see inside dust cover. John Cole's Book and Craft Shop's book trade label, inside the back cover is near mint condition, and is from the first address of the shop.
Bearing in mind this is a 1962 book, from 59 years ago, it shows some signs of aging on the dust cover and top and bottom of the spine: the inside pages are all near mint. If you are interested in this book I urge you to contact me for more details etc. The item "DR SEUSS SIGNED 1ST US EDITION 1962'SLEEP BOOK' NEAR FINE" is in sale since Sunday, March 10, 2019.This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "amazingbeatleman" and is located in NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME. This item can be shipped worldwide.