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Bear Party by  William Pène DU BOIS - First Edition - 1951 - from Rare Illustrated Books (SKU: 1427)

Bear Party

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Bear Party

by DU BOIS, William Pène

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About This Item

Viking Press: New York, 1951. First Edition. Rare American children's book. The action takes place in Koala Park where real teddy bears live in trees: Beautifully written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois. Du Bois was arts editor for 'The Paris Review'. "Bear Party" won the Caldecott Medal in 1952. Bound in cloth-backed pictorial boards with original illustrated dustwrapper, 140 mm x 210 mm, 48 pages, profusely illustrated; a near fine copy.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
1427
Title
Bear Party
Author
DU BOIS, William Pène
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
New York
Place of Publication
Viking Press
Date published
1951
Bookseller catalogs
Illustration; Childrens & Juvenile Literature; Celebrations; Animals;

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