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The Surprise Picnic by  John Goodall - First Edition - 1999 - from Granny Goose Books and

The Surprise Picnic

by Goodall, John

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

New York: Margaret K. McElderry Books, 1999. This is a first printing of the first American edition, with a complete number line. The book is in "as new" condition, with no wear or damage. The interior is crisp and fresh, with no marks or signs of use. The glossy pictorial covers are fresh and bright. The dust jacket is not price-clipped, and again looks brand new. The jacket is now in a protective mylar cover. Synopsis: This is a wordless picture-book, with the pictures carrying the story. Mrs Cat decides to take her kittens on a surprise picnic. After goingto the shore they row to a small island offshore wherer they set out the picnic on the sandy beach before going to explore. When they come back, the picnic had disappeared. Off they go to search, and find many surprises. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
  • Bookseller: Granny Goose Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 006499
  • Title: The Surprise Picnic
  • Author: Goodall, John
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0689823592
  • ISBN 13: 9780689823596
  • Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: Cats /
  • Bookseller catalogs: Picture Books; Cat Stories;


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