SWITCH ON THE NIGHT. New York: Pantheon Books, 1955. Octavo, illustrations by Madeleine Gekiere, gray pictorial boards. First edition, first printing. The earliest printing with the following statement on title page: "Text copyright 1955 by Ray Bradbury / Illustrations copyright 1955 by Pantheon Books, Inc. / Library of Congress Card No. 55-5545 / Printed in the United States of America / by Graphic Offset Company, New York, N. Y." An elusive children's book. Spine ends rubbed, else a fine copy in about very good dust jacket with several shallow closed tears and shelf wear along edges, mostly spine ends and corners, and some rubbing and scuffing, mainly along folds. Overall, an above average copy of this fragile book. (#103485).
No statement of printing.