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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Johnson, Crockett

  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
Harper & Brothers, 1955 First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful copy. This First Issue dustjacket has the "30-60" and "No. 5671A" printed at the bottom of the front flap, with $1.50 printed price present. Second issue dustjackets have the "30-60" but lack the additional "No. 5671A" code. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with NO chips or tears with minor repair. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition. We buy Crockett Johnson First Editions.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC, California, United States
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Harold and the Purple Crayon.

JOHNSON, Crockett.

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New York: Harper & Brothers,, 1955. Small square quarto. Original black cloth-backed printed pictorial boards, spine lettered in white. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with purple detailing on each page by the author. Corners and lower end of spine with mild wear, in the dust jacket with lower flap corner clipped but the $1.50 price remains, moderate wear to extremities, chip to lower end of spine, light abrasion to rear panel. A very good copy. First edition, first printing, of the first book in the series. A very attractive copy of this charming story of what imagination and one crayon can bring.

Bookseller: Peter Harrington, United Kingdom
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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Johnson, Crockett

  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1955 First Edition. First Printing. This First Issue dustjacket with NO Caldecott seal and "No. 5671A" code printed on bottom flap has minor wear to the spine. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has the $1.50 printed price present with light wear to the edges. The book is in nice condition. The binding is tight with a hint of wear to the edges. The pages are clean with the exception of some discoloration to the inside endpaper. There is NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy in collector's condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Crockett Johnson

  • Book condition: Collectible - Good
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Harper & Brothers. Collectible - Good. NY: Harper & Brothers 1955. 1st. LOC #55-7683 on title pg. 1st state dust jacket with 30-60 #5671A on flap. Hardcover 16mo unpaginated. B/w and purple illustrations. Near very good in a good dust jacket. Brownish purple pictorial paper covered boards and spine, spine is not black cloth. Covers edgeworn. Large ink owner inscription to front endpaper. Contents clean and binding sound. Jacket edgeworn, chipped and has edge tears. 'Harper Blue Ribbon' sticker to front cover and spine. Both corners of front flap are clipped. Inquire if you need further information.

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  • Edition: First Edition
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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1955. First Edition. First Edition. Second issue jacket, export issue, with "30-60" printed at the bottom of the front flap, but lacking the additional "No. 5671A" code, and with no price. Just a hint of rubbing to the extremities of both the book and jacket, else Fine in illustrated paper covered boards and a Fine, price clipped dust jacket. A bright, lovely copy of this truly classic children's story of creativity and personal empowerment.

Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., Maryland, United States
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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Johnson, Crockett

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
First edition, first issue dust jacket; $1.50 flap price and "No. 5671A" code on bottom of front flap. Bottom of front flap clipped but not price-clipped. Some white-out and previous owner's name on front free end paper. Housed in a custom-made slipcase.

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  • Book condition: Very Good
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Harper and Brothers, 1955-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition first issue in price clipped jacket with 5671A code to front flap. Bookplate front pastedown, book store sticker bottom corner flyleaf, small loss to jacket corners. Upper corner rear flap torn off. Please email for photos.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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Harper & Brothers, 1955-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. A true 1st Edition with first issue dust jacket. 14.5 x 11.5 cm. Dust jacket in mylar cover. Moderate wear to dust jacket, with some rubbing to dust jacket along spine edge and a small chip missing from the top edge of the dj. Publisher's cloth backed boards. Good binding. Light shelf wear to cover. Clean, unmarked pages. First edition points: Library of Congress Card No. 55-7683" on title page, "30-60" on front flap, $1.50 price, "No. 5671A" code on bottom of front flap, and "No. 5672A" on rear flap. <br> An iconic children's book of the mid-20th century.

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1958. First edition of the fourth book in the author's beloved series. 16mo, original cloth, illustrated. Fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket. Scarce in the original dust jacket. Crockett Johnson-a pen name for David Johnson Liesk-was "a cartoonist whose simplest, sparest and boldest outlines produced unforgettable, gently humorous and always endearing caricatures... His natural gift for drawing and writing from a young child's viewpoint enabled him to craft more than 20 juvenile books," including this, his most popular one. "With the fewest of lines, Johnson depicts Harold as a toddler clad in sleepers, his chubby hand gripping a fat plum-colored crayon. From page to page, the thick, firm, purple mark delineates Harold's actions against the stark white background so effectively and ingeniously that the crayon is as much a character as Harold. The same economy that informs Johnson's art permeates his text; he writes so concisely of Harold's moonlight stroll that his ... Read more

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Harold and the Purple Crayon.

JOHNSON, Crockett.

NY:: HarperCollins,. As New in As New dust jacket. 2016. Hardcover. 9780062666901 . Illustrated by the author. First printing thus (library binding - NOT ex-library). As new in like dust jacket. .

Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB, Massachusetts, United States
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Harold and the Purple Crayon

JOHNSON, Crockett

UK: HarperCollins Children's Books, 2012. Paperback: illustrated in purple & black on white by the author, covers are slightly bumped and rubbed on the corners, pages are clean, vg. folio (80x220x10mm), unpaginated. Maurice Sendak's opinion: 'Harold is a masterpiece'. Part of the publisher's Essential Picture Book Classics collection.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

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HarperCollins Espanol. Paperback. 0064434028 Brand new. Clean text. SATISF GNTD + SHIPS W/IN 24 HRS. Sorry, no APO deliveries. Ships in a padded envelope with free tracking. N21B . Fine. 1995-04-06. 1.

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HarperCollins Español. Paperback. 0064434028 Brand new. Clean text. SATISF GNTD + SHIPS W/IN 24 HRS. Sorry, no APO deliveries. Ships in a padded envelope with free tracking. T15H . Fine. 1995-04-06. 1.

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