Virtual Children's Books Exhibits


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Leo Politi


Leo Politi Leo Politi









15.  Tales of the Los Angeles Parks.
Palm Desert, CA: Best West, 1996.

15a.  Piccolo's Prank.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1965.

Many copies of Politi's picture books that come on the antiquarian market have been signed by him. But unlike many authors and illustrators who inscribe books for fans, family or friends, Politi went to some trouble to personalize those inscriptions with colorful flourishes and sketches suggested by the books' subjects, themes or characters.