Thursday, September 15, 2016

Emergency Mouse Signed by Ralph Steadman

Emergency Mouse is a 1978 story by Bernard Stone with illustrations by Ralph Steadman. A copy of the book signed to Stephen Parr by the illustrator includes a quick portrait sketch of the harried mouse.

Bernard Stone, Emergency Mouse, 1978

Inscribed with a portrait sketch of the mouse "Ralph Steadman 2006 for Stephen Parr"

September 28, 2016 Update:  This book was purchased August 2, 2008 on eBay for $36.00.

Note:  You can see "A Retrospective:  Ralph Steadman" at the Society of Illustrators in New York. The show is on view through October 22.

Books signed by Ralph Steadman, particularly those including original drawings or sketches, are prized by collectors and by certain bloggers as well. Well, at least by one blogger...

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