Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories Anniversary Edition ()

By Dr Seuss, Charles Cohen

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780375938504, 128pp.

Publication Date: September 23, 2008



Inside this very special anniversary edition of "Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories, "you'll find the complete, original text and illustrations by Dr. Seuss, along with 32 pages of commentary and archival images written and compiled by Charles D. Cohen, the world's foremost Seuss scholar and collector. Also included for the first time together are two rarely seen Seuss stories: "The Ruckus" about a bird who likes to hear himself talk but has nothing to say, and "The Kindly Snather," a cautionary tale that points to the perils of greed and sloth. With detailed--even fascinating--footnotes, this is a must-have volume for Seuss fans of all ages.

"From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author

When not searching the Web for Seussiana, Seuss scholar-collector Charles D. Cohen, a practicing dentist, is apt to be searching a wide-open mouth for cavities. He lives in South Deerfield, Massachusetts. "From the Hardcover edition."