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Seashore Story (Caldecott Honor) by  Taro Yashima - First Edition - 1967 - from E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA (SKU: 009497)

Seashore Story (Caldecott Honor)

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Seashore Story (Caldecott Honor)

by Yashima, Taro

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Very Good/Good Minus
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About This Item

New York: Viking Press, 1967 Beige cloth stamped and titled in blue, bottom corner bumped, one page with small mended tear else clean; color pictorial dust jacket with a few creased edge tears, edge wear, price intact ($4.95). A story within a story. A group of children, led by their teacher, visit an island and are told the story of Urashima, a fisherman who saves a giant sea tortoise. Dreamy color artwork throughout. Caldecott Honor.. First Edition. Pictorial Cloth. Very Good/Good Minus. Illus. by Taro Yashima. Oblong 4to.


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E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Seashore Story (Caldecott Honor)
Yashima, Taro
Taro Yashima
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good Minus
First Edition
Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Oblong 4to
folklore, folk tales, Japan, Far East, fairy tales, Story Within a Story
Bookseller catalogs
Caldecott Medal & Honor Books; Children's Award Winners;
Oblong 4to

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E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA

All items returnable within 10 days after receipt, with prior notification, for a full refund. Buyer to pay return insured/trackable shipping. All returns should be boxed. Refund to be granted after item has been returned in the same condition as when first shipped. We do not drop ship or ship blind, all orders will contain branded labels and materials

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E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2004
Torrington, Connecticut
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About E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA

Established in 2003, E M Maurice Books has been selling rare, collectible, out-of-print and obscure children's and illustrated books by catalog, online and at trade shows around the Northeast. We have high standards for condition and make every effort to describe condition and edition accurately. We rarely sell ex-library copies and on the rare occasion we do, it will be stated clearly in the description. Our quarterly digital catalogs include items which are offered to established customers before being offered online, please inquire if you would like to be added to our digital mailing list. We never sell our mailing list and save all customer information in a safe digital environment.


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