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Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition by  MAURICE SENDAK - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Darwin Labordo Books (SKU: 2457)

Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition

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Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition

by SENDAK, MAURICE

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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First edition thus. Book and dust jacket are near fine. Signed by Sendak.

Synopsis

Where the Wild Things Are is a 1963 children's picture book by American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak, originally published by Harper & Row. The book has been adapted into other media several times, including an animated short, a 1980 opera, and, in 2009, a live-action feature film adaptation. According to HarperCollins, the book has sold over 19 million copies worldwide as of 2008.

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On Aug 20 2019, a reader said:
BEST. BOOK. EVER. I have given a copy to every child in my life (family & friends). The imagination given wings and the safety net of a parent's love. Beautifully naughty, captures the joy of childhood and possibilities.

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Bookseller
Darwin Labordo Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
2457
Title
Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition
Author
SENDAK, MAURICE
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
New York, Harper Collins
Date Published
1988

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Specializing in Western Americana and fine first editions.

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