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Where The Wild Things Are, 25th Anniversary Edition by Maurice Sendak - Hardcover - Special Edition - 1993 - from Sydney Lights Co (SKU: 1550625570965)

Where The Wild Things Are, 25th Anniversary Edition

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Where The Wild Things Are, 25th Anniversary Edition: Signed 25th Anniversary Edition, Caldecott Medal Winner.

by Maurice Sendak

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
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ISBN 10
0060254920
ISBN 13
9780060254926
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About This Item

HarperCollins Publishers, New York 1962,
25th Anniversary Edition 1992.

Story and Pictures by Maurice Sendak
Caldecott Medal Winner.


Signed and illustrated on the title page by Maurice Sendak.

The 25th Anniversary Edition of one of the best contemporary children's books, with marvellous full-colour illustrations and story by the great Maurice Sendak.

Condition: This copy is excellent, in a very good dust jacket (some rubbing and some edge chipping to the top front dust jacket, now plastic protected.

Synopsis

Where the Wild Things Are is a 1963 children's picture book by American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak, originally published by Harper & Row. The book has been adapted into other media several times, including an animated short, a 1980 opera, and, in 2009, a live-action feature film adaptation. According to HarperCollins, the book has sold over 19 million copies worldwide as of 2008.

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On Aug 20 2019, a reader said:
BEST. BOOK. EVER. I have given a copy to every child in my life (family & friends). The imagination given wings and the safety net of a parent's love. Beautifully naughty, captures the joy of childhood and possibilities.

Details

Bookseller
Sydney Lights Co AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
1550625570965
Title
Where The Wild Things Are, 25th Anniversary Edition
Author
Maurice Sendak
Illustrator
Maurice Sendak
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Special Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060254920
ISBN 13
9780060254926
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1993

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About Sydney Lights Co

Sydney Lights is a bookshop and gallery in northern Sydney specialising in rare books and fine pictures.

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