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THE JUMBLIES

by Lear, Edward (poem); Gorey, Edward (illustrations)

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About This Item

New York: Young Scott Books, 1968. First Edition. Gorey's illustrated version of the first poem in Lear's Book of Nonsense. Toledano B38a. Oblong octavo (16cm); illustrated boards; dustjacket; [48]pp; illus. Faint, scattered foxing to board edges, else Near Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dustjacket, with a touch of dustiness and a single short tear.

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This picture book brings to life the classic poem by Edward Lear about the adventurous and colorful Jumblies who go to sea in a sieve with their pages of maps and charts!

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Bookseller
Captain Ahab's Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
3416
Title
THE JUMBLIES
Author
Lear, Edward (poem); Gorey, Edward (illustrations)
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Young Scott Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1968

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Founded in 2010, Captain Ahab's Rare Books specializes in first editions of literature, genre fiction, film-related books and ephemera, zines, manuscript and archival material.

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