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Where The Wild Things Are

by SENDAK, MAURICE

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About This Item

London: The Bodley Head, 1983. New Edition, Third Impression. Signed and inscribed to an individual by Maurice Sendak in 1985 with an ink drawing by Sendak of one of the Wild Things saying the word, BOO! Corners bumped, very good in a very good price-clipped dust jacket.

Synopsis

Where the Wild Things Are is a 1963 children's picture book by American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak, originally published by Harper & Row. The book has been adapted into other media several times, including an animated short, a 1980 opera, and, in 2009, a live-action feature film adaptation. According to HarperCollins, the book has sold over 19 million copies worldwide as of 2008.

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On Aug 20 2019, a reader said:
BEST. BOOK. EVER. I have given a copy to every child in my life (family & friends). The imagination given wings and the safety net of a parent's love. Beautifully naughty, captures the joy of childhood and possibilities.

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Bookseller
James Pepper Rare Books, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
15932J
Title
Where The Wild Things Are
Author
SENDAK, MAURICE
Book condition
Used
Publisher
The Bodley Head
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1983

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About James Pepper Rare Books, Inc.

We are long-term members of the Antiquarian Bookseller's Association of America. We specialize in American & English Literature, Mystery & Detective Fiction, Rare Cinema Material, Autograph & Signed Material, and an Eclectic Offering of Literature & Ephemera.

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jacket
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