The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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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Phantom Tollbooth.

by JUSTER, Norton.

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Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
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1961
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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NY:: Epstein & Carroll,. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. First edition (no later printing indicated on copyright page). SIGNED by the author on the title page. Octavo, bound in blue cloth with white lettering and illustration, map endpapers. Upper corner of front board bumped, else very good in a very… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth.

by Juster, Norton; Illustrated by Jules Feiffer

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1962
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London: Collins, 1962. First British edition of this modern classic. Octavo, original half cloth, cartographic endpapers, illustrated by Jules Feiffer. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. Uncommon in this condition. "This book has been described by Naomi Lewis as 'the best original modern book in the Carroll line'" (Carpenter & Prichard, 409). Anyone with an appreciation for… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1961
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Near Fine.
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First Edition
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New York: Epstein and Carroll, 1961. First Edition. hardcover. Near Fine./Very good.. A near fine first edition SIGNED by Norton Juster on a tipped-in page. In a very good chipped second edition dust jacket with reviews on the back panel.
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by JUSTER, Norton

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1996
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Limited
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9780394815008
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New York: Random House, 1996. Limited. hardcover. fine. Feiffer, Jules. Appreciation by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated in black and white by Jules Feiffer. 256 pages, 8vo, black cloth pictorially stamped in gilt. Matching cloth slipcase. New York: Random House, (1996). Limited Edition.<br/><br/> One of only 100 copies of this Special Limited Edition, signed by the author and the illustrator.<br/><br/>… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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Epstein & Carroll. Collectible - Very Good. NY: Epstein & Carroll, distributed by Random House. 1st with 1st state dust jacket. Hardcover 8vo 256 pgs. B/w illustrations. Very good in a fair dust jacket. Light wear to corners and spine ends. Light brown stain to about 1 inch of cloth at spine heel. Ink owner's name top of… Read more
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Phantom Tollbooth.

by JUSTER, Norton.

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1996
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9780394815008
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NY:: Knopf,. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 0394815009 . With an appreciation by Maurice Sendak. A later printing. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. ; 256 pages; Signed by Author .
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. A sharp, well-preserved copy of the 1961 stated 2nd printing. Solid and VG+ (with bright, unrubbed lettering at the spine) in a crisp, price-clipped, VG+ dustjacket, with light age-toning along the panel edges and very light soiling to the rear panel. Octavo, 256 pgs., nicely illustrated… Read more
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1961
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First Edition, First Printing
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Five million copies, several printings, and commemorative editions of this immensely popular children's book, this book is a First Printing. Dust Jacket has significant tears in the spine area (photo) and minor scalloping on other jacket edges. Unclipped front panel with the original retail price (photo). DJ is lightly toned. Book has illustrated front board and sharp crisp white titling on the… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1996
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Later Printing
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf Publ, 1996. Later Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED by author on half-title page, his classic children's book; near fine in near fine dust jacket, in fresh mylar cover; very minor soiling on side edge of pageblock else a tight square unmarked copy in unclipped dust jacket; 49th printing according to number line
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1961
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New York: Random House, 1961. EARLY EDITION. Very Good HARDCOVER w/Good- DJ. DJ is heavily worn, with many small rips and creases, and larger tears on spine and inner flap. Price cut out of inner flap (very artfully). DJ is totally intact, however, and a protective sleeve has been placed to prevent further damage. Book is in excellent shape.… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1996
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9780394815008
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Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 0394815009 . Later printing hardcover inscribed by Juster to the half title page. One corner lightly bumped else tight and square. The DJ in mylar is slightly softened to head and points. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author .
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THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

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1996
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/Very good+. Alfred A. Knopf, c1996. 52nd printing. 256pp., illustrations Maurice Sendak. 8vo. Inscribed on half-title page "For Maureen/Norton Juster". Ends of spine slightly bent, else fine bright hardcover in Very Good+ d/j with wrinkles upper edge of spine panel, small indentations lower inside edge of back panel, slight rubbing on corner tip… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1961
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New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. 2nd printing. hardcover. Very Good/Good. Jules Feiffer. 8vo, 1961 Epstein & Carroll, second printing, Very Good/Good, blue cloth hardcover with dust jacket, DJ is lightly edge worn and soiled, small holes in edge of rear fold line of DJ, map endpapers, text block edges lightly foxed, interior pages are clean, 256 pages… Read more
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THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

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1961
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35th Anniversary Edition; Forty-Third Printing
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9780394815008
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New York: Random House. 1961. 35th Anniversary Edition; Forty-Third Printing. Hardcover. 0394815009 . Very Good+ in a Near Fine dust jacket. ; 9.2 X 6.2 X 1.4 inches; 288 pages; Original dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

by Norton Juster

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1989
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1st Thus
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9780394815008
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New York: Random House, 1989. THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH- Norton Juster- Illustrated by Jules Feiffer- Random house-NY- 1989- reprint of the 1961 1st Edition- Hardcover:-8vo- FINE/VG dj is unclipped at $15.95, has small top edge stain, otherwise bright and clean, no tears-in mylar- 256pp are clean and crisp- b&w illustrations, full page and in text by Feiffer- SEE PHOTOS- "A juvenile… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1967
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New York: Random House, 1967. Ninth printing, 1967 (originally published 1961). Red cloth lettered and decorated in black, illustrated endpapers, illustrated dustjacket. Very good condition with good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is priceclipped and has a bit of yellowing to the white background of the rear panel, light… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1989
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1996
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1988
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1972
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9780606009409
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1972
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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1963
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Very Good Condition
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Second Edition
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Collins, 1963. Second Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Jules Feiffer. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 256 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears,… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth (Korean Edition)

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2009
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9788993952056
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The Phantom Tollbooth.

by Juster, Norton.

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2011.
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Fine in fine, faintly rubbed publisher's mylar dust jacket.
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50th Anniversary edition, first printing thus.
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Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. 50th Anniversary edition, first printing thus. Fine in fine, faintly rubbed publisher's mylar dust jacket. Illus. by Jules Feiffer.
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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Revaluation Books
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2019
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New
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9781984887016
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1972
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The Phantom Tollbooth (Special 35th Anniversary edition)

by Juster, Norton [Jules Feiffer (illusts.)]

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(1989)
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As New
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reprint
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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(London: Collins: 1962) First British Edition. Boards (that is, hard covers) pp. 256. Illustrated by Jules Feiffer. Pictorial endpaper maps. Very good copy in price-clipped dust-jacket which has old tape repairs to its blind side, and foxing, mainly visible on the blind side, but is otherwise good.
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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J. E. MILES, A BOOKSELLER
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1996
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9780394820378
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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J. E. MILES, A BOOKSELLER
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1989
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Cover Torn
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9780394820378
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1989
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the phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth

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2005
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1988-10-12
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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9780394815008
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Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
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1961
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Very good. Near fine. Clean. Slight cover wear at spine folds. Short (2) corner creases. Well-crafted w/ better materials.
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9780394821993
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New York: Random House Books for Young Readers, 1961. 21st printing, this. 1961 original. Random 1964 1st.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Clean. Slight cover wear at spine folds. Short (2) corner creases. Well-crafted w/ better materials.. Feiffer, Jules (Illustrations by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 256 p. Pen&Ink artwork. Audience: Children/juvenile/adults. Many now 40-somethings likely performed… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1999
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1988
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9780812451788
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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Phantom Tollbooth: Novel-Ties Study Guide

by Norton Juster

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1986-01-01
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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Phantom Tollbooth (Essential Modern Classics)

by Norton Juster

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