BOOKTRYST: Lost, Unpublished Dr. Seuss Manuscript Surfaces

12/22/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Over forty years ago, Theodore S. Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, began work on a book. Per usual, he had assistants working with him, one of whom managed the project. For reasons noted below, he put the manuscript aside. Then, in 1983, he reconsidered it when his former employee sent it to him for a long-lost look.