Knight, Hilary. Hard Cover. New York: Simon & Schuster. Fine / Dust Jacket Included.
Illustrated by Hilary Knight. First edition, fourth printing. Signed and inscribed by Knight to front free endpaper: "Hilary Knight / Bonhams / December / 2018 / and / ME, ELOISE!" Publisher's pictorial paper boards and matching pictorial dust jacket designed by Knight. A fine copy, personally retained by Knight after publication. The Absolutely Essential Edition of Eloise is a new reprint of the first book in Kay Thompson's series of books about the child protagonist and Plaza Hotel resident, Eloise. This edition, along with the text of Eloise: A Book for Precocious Grown Ups, includes a "Scrapbook" following the text, with information and photos about the author and her writing process.