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Louie's Search by  Ezra Jack Keats - Signed First Edition - 1980 - from Sparkle Books (SKU: 005453)

Louie's Search

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Louie's Search

by Keats, Ezra Jack

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good+/Very Good
ISBN 10
0590077430
ISBN 13
9780590077439
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About This Item

U.S.A.: Four Winds Press, 1980 Very Nice Copy In Very Good Plus Condition In Very Good Clipped Dust Jacket Signed By Ezra Jack Keats On The Title Page. There Is Also A Gift Inscription On The Endpaper. Stated First Printing Of The First Edition Of The 1980 Four Winds Press Edition. Classic Keats Story Of A Determined Little Boy Outside In His New Urban Neighbourhood Constructed With Painting And Collage. This One Has A Particularly Entertaining Array Of Characters And Street Scenes.

Synopsis

When Louie goes looking for a father, he meets Barney. Barney accuses Louie of stealing a music box from his truck, but Louie says he didn't do it. It's up to Louie's mother to settle the conflict and reveal that meeting Barney may be the beginning of the end of Louie's search. This heartwarming tale features the same collage art and colorful urban setting that are featured in Keats' popular books A Letter to Amy and Peter's Chair .

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Details

Bookseller
Sparkle Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
005453
Title
Louie's Search
Author
Keats, Ezra Jack
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0590077430
ISBN 13
9780590077439
Publisher
Four Winds Press
Place of Publication
U.S.A.
Date published
1980
Keywords
JUVENILE FICTION PICTORIAL FINDING A NEW DAD
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Notable Illustrators;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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