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A Small Tale From the Far Far North. by  Peter SIS - Signed First Edition - 1993. - from Orpheus Books and

A Small Tale From the Far Far North.

by SIS, Peter

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket./near fine dust jacket

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. Signed by Peter Sis on a special bookplate depicting a man running with a butterfly net. The bookplate was designed by Peter Sis. First edition / First printing. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine in near fine dust jacket. New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2002.


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