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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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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: 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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