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The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle - first edition - 1969 - from DrPanglossBooks (SKU: biblio2603)

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

by Eric Carle

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

first edition first printing hardcover (The World Publishing Company, 1969); no dust jacket; prior owner title page corner; text has no prior owner marks but some pages have age tone, light soil; binding shaken but no loose pages; glazed illustrated boards worn at corners and spine ends (little fraying); panels have shelf rub (scratches);dust jacket missing SoWll

Synopsis

The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a children's book written by Eric Carle, first published by the World Publishing Company in 1969. The winner of many awards, it has sold 30 million copies It is highly popular and has been praised for its use of easy-to-read words which makes it good for teaching young children to read. The book contains 225 words and large, colourful illustrations.

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Bookseller
DrPanglossBooks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio2603
Title
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Author
Eric Carle
Illustrator
Eric Carle
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
first edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
World Publishing
Date published
1969

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shaken
A hardcover in which the text block is loose, but still attached to the binding.
jacket
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]

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