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AN OCEAN WORLD

AN OCEAN WORLD

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AN OCEAN WORLD

by Sis, Peter

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  • Signed
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Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN 10
0688090672
ISBN 13
9780688090678
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About This Item

New York: Greenwillow Books, 1992. First edition. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Signed first printing of this largely wordless tale of a whale born into captivity who experiences freedom for the first time - with original drawing. Hans Christian Andersen Medal-winning artist Peter Sis's entrancing, joyful, and detailed illustrations mix technical prowess with a love for the medium. His work boasts man accolades, including seven NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW Best Illustrated Book of the Year awards, Society of Illustrators gold and silver medals, and three Caldecott Honors. 9'' x 12''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($14.00) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color. [28] pages. Signed by Sis to title page, with an original drawing of a winged fish with a man's face. Sharp and bright.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
46527
Title
AN OCEAN WORLD
Author
Sis, Peter
Book Condition
Used - Fine in fine dust jacket.
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0688090672
ISBN 13
9780688090678
Publisher
Greenwillow Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1992
Keywords
Post-WWII,US American,Natural History,Picture Book,20th century,Original Artwork

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