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The Phantom Tollbooth (Signed) by  Norton (Illustrations by Jules Feiffer) Juster - Hardcover - Signed - 1961 - from LaCelle Rare Books (SKU: 15494)

The Phantom Tollbooth (Signed)

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The Phantom Tollbooth (Signed)

by Juster, Norton (Illustrations by Jules Feiffer)

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  • fair
  • hardcover
  • Signed
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About This Item

New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. Feiffer, Jules. New York: Epstein & Carroll, (1961).

Second Printing (still from original publisher).

SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR, JULES FEIFFER, ON TITLE PAGE.


Fair in Fair Dust Jacket. Tight binding; stain in corner of all pages; exlibrary with usual marks; some wear to covers; dust jacket has some small chips and tears; flaps glued down to pastedowns; price not clipped ($3.95).

Second printing of the great classic, signed by the illustrator. 

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Synopsis

The Phantom Tollbooth is a children's adventure novel and a modern fairy tale published in 1961, written by Norton Juster and illustrated by Jules Feiffer. It tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo who unexpectedly receives a magic tollbooth one afternoon and, having nothing better to do, drives through. He finds himself in the Kingdom of Wisdom. There he accepts a quest to rescue the princesses of the kingdom, acquires two faithful companions, and has many adventures.

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On Apr 2 2013, Fireflower537 said:
This is one of my favorite books. It is a VERY funny and clever story about a journey through strange lands. The book is full of puns, wordplay and weirdness.

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Details

Seller
LaCelle Rare Books US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
15494
Title
The Phantom Tollbooth (Signed)
Author
Juster, Norton (Illustrations by Jules Feiffer)
Illustrator
Feiffer, Jules
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Jacket condition
Fair
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
New York: Epstein & Carroll
Date Published
1961
Keywords
CHILDRENS BOOKS,LITERATURE,CLASSICS,PICTUREBOOKS,PICTURE BOOK,1961

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jacket
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