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Pierre, or the Ambiguities by  Hershel (editor)  Henry; Parker - Signed First Edition - 1995 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 43079)

Pierre, or the Ambiguities

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Pierre, or the Ambiguities

by Melville, Henry; Parker, Hershel (editor)

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0061180092
ISBN 13
9780061180095
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NY: HarperCollins. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 0061180092 . The Kraken Edition, edited by Melville scholar Hershel Parker. Illustrated in color by the late Caldecott Medalist Maurice Sendak. Signed by Sendak and Parker in black marker on half-title. xlvi, 449pp. An illustrated “reconstruction of the text that Melville delivered to Harper & Brothers early in January 1852, just as some of the most devastating reviews of Moby-Dick were appearing”, which Melville spitefully revised with criticism of American literary life after receiving a less-than-rosy contract with his publishers. ; Signed by Illustrator .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
43079
Title
Pierre, or the Ambiguities
Author
Melville, Henry; Parker, Hershel (editor)
Illustrator
Maurice Sendak
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0061180092
ISBN 13
9780061180095
Publisher
HarperCollins
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1995
Keywords
0061180092, Maurice Sendak, Herman Melville
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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