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Hilary Knight's The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: Based on the Poem by Edward  Lear  - 1st Edition/1st Printing
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Hilary Knight's The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: Based on the Poem by Edward Lear - 1st Edition/1st Printing

By Knight, Hilary [; Edward Lear]

New York: MacMillan Publishing Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0027509001 . A charming first printing of the first edition in Fine condition in just about Fine bright dustjacket, minute shades of use; Knight places Lear's fanciful poem inside another story, in which young Otto and Polly, attending Professor Comfort's Story and Music Hour, are magically transformed into the title characters until called home for dinner; Color Illustrations .

$209.00

Hilary Knight's The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: Based on the Poem by Edward Lear
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Hilary Knight's The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: Based on the Poem by Edward Lear

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Simon & Schuster. As New in As New dust jacket. 2001. Second Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0689839278 . A most beautiful first revised edition/first printing in As New condition in alike dustjacket. This one is SIGNED by author and illustrator Hilary Knight on the fly-leaf; Knight places Lear's fanciful poem inside another story, in which young Otto and Polly, attending Professor Comfort's Story and Music Hour, are magically transformed into the title characters until called home for dinner. This new edition include a foldout of sheet music by Douglas Colby, as well as notes and concept drawings from Knight's sketchbook; Color Illustrations .

$430.00

The Night Before Christmas
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The Night Before Christmas

By Moore, Clement Clarke [; Hilary Knight]

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Harper & Row. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hard Cover. A very nice copy of this Original first edition of the Christmas Nutshell Library in Fine condition in alike Fine dust-jacket; "A poem that always brings delight, interpreted by Mr. Knight". (from the dustjacket of the original edition) The children's Christmas classic from famous Eloise illustrator Hilary Knight, issued as part of the famous Christmas Nutshell Library; Christmas Nutshell Library .

$140.00

A Christmas Stocking Story
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A Christmas Stocking Story

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Harpercollins Children's Book Group. As New in As New dust jacket. 2003. Second Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0060009853 . A stunning first Harpercollins edition/first printing in As New condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author and illustrator Hilary Knight. This title was part of the famous miniature book series Christmas Nutshell Library by Hilary Knight, originally published in 1963; When Santa has stocking mix-up flop, these clever animals fix it with a merry Christmas swap. Famous Eloise illustrator Knight keeps the saga alive in the most charming way with this classic Christmas classic, issued as part of the famous Christmas Nutshell Library .

$54.00

The Circus is Coming
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The Circus is Coming

By Knight, Hilary [; Paul Binder]

New York: Random House. As New in As New dust jacket. 2007. Second Edition; First Printing; Signed by All Authors. Hardcover. 0375840664 . A beautiful second edition/first printing in As New condition in alike dustjacket. SIGNED on the front endpaper by author and illustrator Hilary Knight and Paul Binder, Founder and Artistic Director of The Big Apple Circus; A beautiful new edition of Hilary Knight's 1978 children's classic, capturing the dazzling displays and sensational sights of the circus parade. Afterword by Paul Binder, Founder and Artistic Director of The Big Apple Circus in New York, a lifelong dream realized. Circus lover Knight met Binder at Cirque d'Hiver while in Paris on assignment for Vanity Fair in 2006; Color Illustrations .

$99.00

The Twelve Days Of Christmas
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The Twelve Days Of Christmas

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Simon & Schuster. As New in As New dust jacket. 2001. Second Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0689835477 . A most beautiful first revised format edition/first printing in As New condition in alike dustjacket. This one is SIGNED TWICE by author and illustrator Hilary Knight, once on the front paste-down and again on the second flyleaf. This title was part of the famous miniature book series Christmas Nutshell Library by Hilary Knight, originally published in 1963; In this playful companion to Hilary Knight's The Owl and the Pussy-cat the presents never stop. When Bedelia Bear is faced with an accumulation of holiday offerings from her sweetheart, Benjamin, she turns her gifts into a very special event that everyone is able to share .

$320.00

The Christmas Nutshell Library [, A Firefly In A Fir Tree, A Christmas  Stocking Story, The Night Before Christmas, Angels & Berries & Candy Canes  ]
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The Christmas Nutshell Library [, A Firefly In A Fir Tree, A Christmas Stocking Story, The Night Before Christmas, Angels & Berries & Candy Canes ]

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A most beautiful complete set of this Original first edition in Fine condition in alike dust-jackets with little rubbing along the edges. Housed in Near Fine original slip-case with little bumping and rubbing, otherwise Fine; The children's Christmas classic from famous Eloise illustrator Hilary Knight .

$320.00

A Firefly In A Fir Tree
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A Firefly In A Fir Tree

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A nice Original first edition in Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with much less rubbing and chipping than usual, small closed tear in the back; "Sing out the old! Sing in the new! May all your Christmas dreams come true". (from the dustjacket of the original edition) The children's Christmas classic from famous Eloise illustrator Hilary Knight, issued as part of the famous Christmas Nutshell Library; Christmas Nutshell Library .

$99.00

A Christmas Stocking Story
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A Christmas Stocking Story

By Knight, Hilary

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A nice Original first edition in Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with much less rubbing and small chip at the top of the spine; When Santa has stocking mix-up flop, these clever animals fix it with a merry Christmas swap. Famous Eloise illustrator Knight keeps the saga alive in the most charming way with this classic Christmas classic, issued as part of the famous Christmas Nutshell Library; Christmas Nutshell Library .

$99.00