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Madeline by  Ludwig Bemelmans - 1st Edition - 1939 - from Bookbid Rare Books (SKU: 1411709)

Madeline

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Madeline

by Bemelmans, Ludwig

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
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About This Item

Simon & Schuster, 1939. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Published in New York by Simon and Schuster in 1939. First Edition indicated by matching publication dates on title and copyright pages. SIGNED on a laid-in page. With First Issue dust jacket, NOT price-clipped. Flap price $2.00. The first book in the popular children's series. Book very good, wear at corners and along edges, rubbing at cover edges. DJ very good, some rubbing and wear, tears at top and bottom of spine along hinge, some tanning along top of flaps. Comes in a custom-made slipcase. We will provide a certificate of authenticity.

Synopsis

A Caldecott Honor Book Madeline truly needs no introduction. An enduring classic,  Madeline  continues to enchant readers more than seventy years after its first publication. Nothing frightens Madeline—not tigers, not mice, not even getting sick. To Madeline, a trip to the hospital is a grand adventure.

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On May 30 2017, a reader said:
Excelente and instructive book
On May 12 2011, trafecorps said:
i absolutely adore this book. its one of those few books created for both children and adults; i actually am not bored when i read this book to kids. the rhyming is superb. story length is perfect and it makes a great read aloud.the type of book kids can keep on coming back to.great read ,all in all.

Details

Bookseller
Bookbid Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1411709
Title
Madeline
Author
Bemelmans, Ludwig
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Date published
1939

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About Bookbid Rare Books

Bookbid Rare Books is a rare book dealer located in Beverly Hills, California. The family run company has sold modern literary first editions and children's books for over 20 years. Member of ABAA, ILAB.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
laid-in
"Laid In" indicates that there is something which is included with, but not attached to the book, such as a sheet of paper. The...[more]
flap(s)
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New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects,...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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