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BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL

BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL

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BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL

by McCloskey, Robert

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket
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About This Item

The Viking Press. Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket. 1966. First Edition; Fifteenth Printing. Hardcover. ****Mid Winter Sale! The current price reflects a 20% discount off the regular price, while the item lasts. Sale ends February 27, 2024*****; Blue pictorial cloth cover has a small stain near bottom edge, otherwise pristine. Boards and spine are straight. Binding is tight. Pages are clean and pristine. Dust jacket is worn at extremities with a one inch tear and light soiling but bright and in good+ condition. Publisher's price of $3.50 on DJ flap with lower corner clipped. DJ protected by a brand new, clear, acid-free mylar cover. We add mylar covers to all books with DJs to preserve the DJs and add luster to magnify their beauty. (If pictured, shown without the mylar cover for an accurate representation of dust jacket. ) .

Synopsis

Blueberries for Sal is a children's picture book by Robert McCloskey. It was awarded the Caldecott Honor in 1949. The story is of a little girl Sal and her mother as they go out into the country to pick blueberries for winter, and a bear and his mother as they go to eat berries for winter from the other side of the same hill. Set in a small town in Maine this picture book piece that uses a single dark blue color and block printing for the illustrations.

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On Mar 7 2020, a reader said:
IM FROM MAINE AND THIS BOOK IS SO GREAT THIS IS MY CHILDHOOD I

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Details

Bookseller
Sage Rare & Collectible Books, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
8986
Title
BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL
Author
McCloskey, Robert
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; Fifteenth Printing
Publisher
The Viking Press
Date Published
1966

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About the Seller

Sage Rare & Collectible Books, IOBA

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Good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
Tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new"...
Fine
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