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The Snowy Day

The Snowy Day

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The Snowy Day

by Keats, Jack Ezra

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  • Near Fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Near Fine/Near Fine
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New York: Viking Press, 1963. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page - " For Dana Ericson - best wishes Ezra Jack Keats". Stated Second printing February, 1963, with Caldecott Award medal front panel, $3.00 price with Caldecott mention front flap and lovely snowflake decorated end papers. Near Fine, slight bow to front board, in a Near Fine dust jacket, hint of a crease and trace of wear at head of spine. SIGNED copies of this groundbreaking and award winning children's book are RARE in any printing, and particularly so in such lovely condition. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Second Printing. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Oblong 8vo.


The Snowy Day is a simple tale of a boy waking up to discover that snow has fallen during the night and he adventures out to play in it. The illustrations are a unique combination of cut-outs, watercolors, and collage. 1963 Caldecott Medal Winner

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The Snowy Day
Keats, Jack Ezra
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Second Printing
Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Oblong 8vo
0.00 lbs
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A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...

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