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  • Edition: First edition, first printing, first issue.
  • Book condition: Near fine
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FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, FIRST ISSUE. Glazed pictorial boards. Tiny closed tear, faintest trace of damp-staining and bump to lower edge of front of dust-wrapper. Head of dust-wrapper and of spine slightly bumped and faintly damp-stained. Upper and lower corners of front flap price-clipped (as was Carle's own copy). Else fine. Signed "with love", and with a drawing of a caterpillar, by Carle on verso of title-spread. Presented in a custom slip-case with chemise. Through correspondence with the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art we have confirmed that our item is a true first issue of the first edition as indicated by several points. Our copy is in exact accordance with the Grolier Children's 100 explanation of the first-issue dust-wrapper: "Color-printed dust-jacket repeats binding illustrations and text; front flap with price clipped away, blurb with text printed in blue and black, at foot: The World Publishing Company New York and Cleveland; rear flap with black-and-white photo of Carle and his two ... Read more

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Fine
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The World Publishing Company, New York and Cleveland, 1969 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Eric Carle on a laid in signature. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the number line beginning with 1, and only World Publishing Company information on the copyright page. Later editions do NOT have the number line that start with 1. The book is in great shape and is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's boards. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy SIGNED by the author with an early issue dustjacket. We buy Eric Carle First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
The World Publishing Company, 1969 First Edition, First Printing with the number line beginning with 1. The book is in nice shape with minor wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION lacking the dustjacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
New York and Cleveland: The World Publishing Company, 1969. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, first printing with number line reading 1-5 on copyright page, and A3450 code on rear. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket. Faint soiling to cloth, light wear at corners and spine ends. Previous owner name and inscription to front paste down and front free end paper, with a vintage bookseller tag to paste down. Pages show light reading wear. Carle's third book, in which a caterpillar eats it's way toward metamorphosis.

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  • Edition: First Edition First Printing.
  • Book condition: Good+/No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
New York and Cleveland: The World Publishing Company. Good+/No Jacket. 1969. First Edition First Printing.. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; Oblong Hardcover. Good+. First edition, first printing with number line reading 1-5 on copyright page, and A3450 code on rearboard. Good+ lacking the dust jacket. .

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  • Edition: first edition
  • Book condition: Good
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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

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New York: Philomel, 1994. One of only 500 Signed Limited Edition 25th Anniversary edition. Oblong quarto, original silver boards. Signed by Eric Carle with an original drawing on the front panel. In fine condition as is the original cardboard box. "Eric Carle was one of the first illustrators intrigued with the idea of introducing natural science concepts to young children. The Very Hungry Caterpillar has remained in print for [over] 25 years, attesting to its popularity" (Silvey, 120). The Very Hungry Caterpillar was originally published in 1969 and has since sold over 30 million copies.

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INCLUDES ORIGINAL CATERPILLAR ARTWORK! One of only 500 Signed and Numbered Limited Edition 25th Anniversary editions - this is #98. Book is flawless - just like new. But the box exhibits some wear and one of the plastic display pieces has a glue line along one edge. An EXTREMELY SCARCE book in gorgeous condition. Expedited shipping is welcome. International shipping will incur an additional fee due to size and weight. Signed by author.

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New York and Cleveland: World, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Acceptable/No Dust Jacket. New York and Cleveland; World Publishing Company, 1969. 1st printing of 1st edition with complete number line down (5 4 3 2 1) and A3450 code on rear board and "Printed in Japan" statement on copyright page - all the points for a True First Edition. From a private collection. No dust jacket. Pictorial boards have rubbing/soil and minor scratching to cover and light wear to corners. Binding has been repaired - first signature remains mildly precarious but overall binding is sound. Text and illustrations are unmarked but have the occasional smudging that one sees in a book that has been handled and read over the years. More pictures available upon request. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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  • Book condition: Near Fine
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Hamish Hamilton, 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine. A first edition, first printing published by Hamish Hamilton in 1970. A near fine book without inscriptions - some light handling marks to the boards, but all in all, a very clean copy indeed and an elusive book.

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  • Book condition: Near Fine
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[No place]: Borgen / (Gerhard Stalling Verlag), 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Danish edition, printed in Germany. Oblong thin quarto. Glossy boards. Text in Danish, translated from the German (which was translated from the English). Fine, without dustwrapper, possibly as issued. A beautiful copy of a children's classic.

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  • Edition: First UK edition, first printing
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London: Hamish Hamilton. 1970. First UK edition, first printing. First UK edition, first printing. Original laminated pictorial boards, without dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the boards clean and bright with some bumping at the spine tips. The contents are entirely complete, clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. An attractive example of this children's illustrated classic. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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New York: Philomel.. First edition of the 40th anniversary edition. Oblong quarto. Signed by Eric Carle. In fine condition. "Eric Carle was one of the first illustrators intrigued with the idea of introducing natural science concepts to young children. The Very Hungry Caterpillar has remained in print for [over] 25 years, attesting to its popularity" (Silvey, 120). The Very Hungry Caterpillar was originally published in 1969 and has since sold over 30 million copies.

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First edition, third revised printingNo DJ but otherwise in good condition Spanish words are translated underneathsigned on back

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Karadi Tales Company Pvt. Ltd., . softcover. New. 1st Edition

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Philomel, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Oblong quarto, unpaginated. A fine copy in the publisher's printed boards. In the publisher's plastic sleeve, which shows some wear, and also with the publisher's one-sheet insert.

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  • Edition: First printing of the Revised Edition
  • Book condition: Near fine in original pictorial boards and near fine (price-clipped) pictorial dust jacket.
  • Quantity available: 1
(New York): Philomel Books, 1987. First printing of the Revised Edition. Near fine in original pictorial boards and near fine (price-clipped) pictorial dust jacket.. Oblong quarto. 30 x 21.5 cm. Unpaginated; approximately 26 pp. Fully illustrated by the author. A beloved classic.

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  • Edition: First Thus
  • Book condition: As New/As New
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U. S. A.: Philomel. As New/As New. 2009. First Thus. Glossy Hardback. 0399255567 Oversized Unpaginated Follows the probress of a very hungry caterpillar as he eats his way through varied and very large quantity of food This special edition was printef for Kohl's Department Stores 40 year anniversay edition .

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Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Penguin Books, 1994. Childrens board book. No Inscriptions, creasing near spine, a little bumped to corners, some wear to edge.. First Thus. Board Book. Good.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition 1st Printing
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • ISBN: 0140926291 / 9780140926293
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London: Puffin, 2008. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. First edition thus with CD Broad quarto hardback colour illustrated.Near Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase

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