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The Carrot Seed (The 1st Japanese Edition -- Inscribed by Ruth Krauss)

The Carrot Seed (The 1st Japanese Edition -- Inscribed by Ruth Krauss)

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The Carrot Seed (The 1st Japanese Edition -- Inscribed by Ruth Krauss)

by Ruth Krauss (Crockett Johnson)

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  • Hardcover
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Penguinsha Co., Ltd. (Japan Uni Agency), 1980. Pictorial boards. Very Good +. Crockett Johnson. A wonderful curio. The 1980 1st Japanese edition of "The Carrot Seed", INSCRIBED BY ITS AUTHOR RUTH KRAUSS on the front free endpaper. A very presentable copy to boot. Solid and VG+ in its pictorial boards, with very light fading along the front panel's hinge and just a touch of light soiling to the rear panel. Includes the wonderful original illustrations by Ruth Krauss's husband Crockett Johnson (of "Harold and the Purple Crayon" fame).

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Board Book

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
20241
Title
The Carrot Seed (The 1st Japanese Edition -- Inscribed by Ruth Krauss)
Author
Ruth Krauss (Crockett Johnson)
Illustrator
Crockett Johnson
Format/Binding
Pictorial boards
Book Condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity Available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Penguinsha Co., Ltd. (Japan Uni Agency)
Date Published
1980
Keywords
rare children's books, rare children's books in translation, rare Ruth Krauss, rare Crockett Johnson, children's author Ruth Krauss, children's illustrator Crockett Johnson
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Childrens;

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