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Where the Wild Things Are

by Sendak, Maurice

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
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About This Item

New York: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc., 1991. This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dust jacket with almost no wear. Originally published in 1963 this is the Twenty-fifth Anniversary edition. Later printing. Signed by Maurice Sendak and dated 1997 on the half title-page, above and below the printed title. Briefly inscribed. Otherwise completely clrean throughout. Illustrated in color. Gold embossed Caldecott Medal sticker on front cover. 9" high X 10" wide. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. . Signed by Author and Illustrator. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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.

Details

Bookseller
Design Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
013309
Title
Where the Wild Things Are
Author
Sendak, Maurice
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper Collins Publishers, Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1991
Keywords
Maurice Sendak
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books and Cartoons;

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We offer out of print, scarce and rare books, prints and photographs. Our books are mainly in the areas of architecture, fine art, exhibition catalogs, Chinese and Japanese art, decorative arts, modern design, illustrated books, textile design, fine press and typography.

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