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Charlotte's Web

by White, E. B

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
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New York: Harper & Row, 1952. Pictorial boards. Harper Blue Ribbon sticker on front panel bottom. Jacket has price of $2.95 intact on front flap top. Shelf wear to base of front panel. Small Bookstore sticker on half-title page. Illustrated by Garth Williams. Top page edges lightly soiled or dusted. Jacket has light soiling on rear panel but no chips or tears. Text pages unmarked. In mylar. . Early Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Charlotte's Web is an award-winning children's novel by acclaimed American author E. B. White. The book was first published October 15th, 1952, by Harper & Brothers, with illustrations by Garth Williams. “Where's Papa going with that Axe?” one of the most famous first lines in children's literature, brings readers right into the story as Fern steps in and adopts Wilbur, a pig deemed unworthy of life because he is “small,” “weak” and a “runt.”. Later, when Wilbur is moved to Fern's uncle's farm and awaiting a certain fate of slaughter at the end of the season, he befriends Charlotte, a wise and unsentimental spider, who spins webs proclaiming Wilbur's value as “Some Pig” and 'Terrific”. Charlotte's Web is one of the best-selling paperbacks of all time. E.B. White rarely signed books, so a signed first edition can run anywhere from a few thousand dollars, to over $25,000.

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Details

Bookseller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003892
Title
Charlotte's Web
Author
White, E. B
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1952
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Classic Author's;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Books sent out within 24 - 48 hours upon receipt of order. Return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 15 days after delivery if an item arrives that is not as described.

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About Timothy Norlen Bookseller

I am a internet based bookstore that specializes in Modern First Editions, film sources, Mystery and Detective fiction and Western Americana. I have approximately 10,000 books, primarily first editions with about 1300 of them signed by the author. I try and stock only books that are sound, clean and attractive.

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shelf wear
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soiled
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