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Charlotte's Web

by White, E.B

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Harper & Bros., 1952. 1st ed.. Hardcover. Near Fine. Williams, Garth. 1st ptg., 8vo, full tan cloth printed in black and blue, illustrated in line by Garth Williams a fine copyt in toned and price-clipped dj, rubbed at folds but still handsome, without previous owner's marks.

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
Bud Plant & Hutchison Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
29018
Title
Charlotte's Web
Author
White, E.B
Illustrator
Williams, Garth
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st ed.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Bros.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1952
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Bud Plant & Hutchison Books specialize in fine illustrated and children's books plus books on fantasy and comic art and artists and other forms of pop culture. Find us online, by appointment or at selected West Coast book fairs and conventions.

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