THERE REALLY IS A FATHER CHISTMAS by Douglas L Flintan SIGNED 1938 1st Edition. This magnificent 1st, and only edition of "There Really Is A Father Christmas, The Life Story of Santa Claus" is both signed by the author on the cover page and by the two girls that the book was dedicated to.
See photos of those pages. Their father, Edgar Miller designed the dust cover art. The interior illustrations are by Mary Jane Hoene. The book dimensions are shown in the photos. The dust jacket has some significant tearing on the rear portion and other smaller creases and tears also as noted in the photos.
The book and cover are now protected in an archival cover from Highsmith, Library Supplies and Equipment. The Green cover has some evidence of "sun" bleaching along the edges. There are two other photos that show page discolorations.Overall, this is an excellent First Edition Signed copy of this delightful Christmas tale. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "keho8365" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam.
Gisela Ruth Miller and Iris Ann Miller (the 2 the book is dedicated to) have also signed this copy.