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Black And White  - 1st Edition/1st Printing by  David Macaulay - First Edition; First Printing - 1990 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. (SKU: 22091)

Black And White - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Black And White  - 1st Edition/1st Printing by  David Macaulay - First Edition; First Printing - 1990 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. (SKU: 22091)

Black And White - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Macaulay, David

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0395521513
ISBN 13
9780395521519
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0395521513 . A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Near Fine, pictorial dust-jacket, only lightly rubbed, tanned. Gray boards with blind tooled illustration of a cow on front cover, black cloth spine with white lettering, red endpapers; The winner the 1991 Caldecott medal, contains a puzzle, a game, and four seemingly unfolding stories with each double-page spread: Seeing Things, Problem Parents, A Waiting Game, and Udder Chaos. "Nothing can be intelligently or intelligibly recorded on a piece of paper unless true seeing occurs: first on the part of the person making the picture, and then on the part of the person reading it. " -David Macaulay; Color Illustrations; [32] pages .

Synopsis

Four stories are told simultaneously, with each double-page spread divided into quadrants. The stories do not necessarily take place at the same moment in time, but are they really one story?

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Bookseller
Books Tell You Why, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
22091
Title
Black And White - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Author
Macaulay, David
Illustrator
Illustrated by David Macaulay
Format/binding
1/4 Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395521513
ISBN 13
9780395521519
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1990
Keywords
Collectible Out-of-print Rare, Literature, Nonlinear
Bookseller catalogs
Awarded Illustrators; Awarded Books / Caldecott Medal;

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About Books Tell You Why, Inc.

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