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Where the Wild Things Are
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Where the Wild Things Are

by Maurice Sendak

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SENDAK, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are. [NY]: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1963. Oblong 8vo, 48pp. Gray quarter-cloth with full-color pictorial boards. Full-color pictorial endpapers; full-color illustrations throughout. Slight rubbing to board edges, minute sunning to boards, else a remarkably bright, clean copy, in publisher's original, first state full-color pictorial d.w. (price-clipped, sunning and light spotting across front and rear panels).Inscribed by the author,Maurice Sendak, to his friend and former lover, Leroy Richmond, with a remarkably detailed drawing of a wild thing.
First Edition. 1964 Caldecott Medal Winner.When Max is sent to bed without supper, he leaves home and journeys to where the Wild Things are. There, he tames the Wild Things and becomes their king, declaring, "Let the Wild Rumpus start!" But finally, Max chooses to go home where someone loves him "best of all." This masterpiece earned Sendak the 1964 Caldecott Medal and is as fresh and exciting today as when it was first… Read more
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Where the Wild Things Are
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Where the Wild Things Are

by SENDAK, Maurice

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second hand - Near Fine
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Hardcover
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Gloucester City, New Jersey
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New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition with the publisher's price and the correct first issue code on the front flap. Cloth and papercovered illustrated boards. A bit of foxing to the boards, near fine in a modestly toned, very good dustwrapper with a couple of faint splash marks. Nicely Inscribed by Sendak in 1966 with a small drawing of a dog.
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Where the Wild Things Are.

Where the Wild Things Are.

by Sendak, Maurice

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Palm Beach, Florida
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1988. Signed limited edition of the 25th anniversary of this classic work, one of 220 examples specially bound and signed by Maurice Sendak with an original Wild Thing drawing by Sendak. Fine in a fine slipcase. An exceptional example. Hailed as "the Picasso of children's books," Maurice Sendak produced more than 85 books, of which Where the Wild Things Are is undeniably the most famous, being one of the ten best-selling children's books of all time. "Wild Things!' When Max's sojourn among them unfolded in kinematic splendor in 1963, adults trembled and children reveled. Reaching back into his own Brooklyn childhood, Sendak created the enduring child-hero Max, who overcomes his fears and achieves catharsis in a colorful fantasy tableau. The book was awarded the 1964 Caldecott Medal by the American Library Association" (NYPL Books of the Century 212). Basis for the 2009 film directed by Spike Jonze starring Max Records and features the voices… Read more
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Where the Wild Things Are
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Where the Wild Things Are

by Sendak, Maurice

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second hand - Very Good
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First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, first printing with Library of Congress card number 63-21253 on title page. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half-title page. Bound in publisher's original illustrated paper-covered boards with gray cloth backstrip; lacking the dust jacket. Very Good with foxing/browning to covers, light soiling and light general wear. Pages toned, lightly thumbed and lightly soiled. The beloved Caldecott-winning illustrated children's book, which inspired the 2009 film directed by Spike Jonze.
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Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition
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Where the Wild Things Are. 25th Anniversary Edition

by SENDAK, MAURICE

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second hand - Near Fine
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First edition
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Hardcover
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Sierra Madre, California
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First edition thus. Book and dust jacket are near fine. Signed by Sendak.
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HEADS ON AND WE SHOOT: THE MAKING OF "WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE" (WITH COMPLETE...

HEADS ON AND WE SHOOT: THE MAKING OF "WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE" (WITH COMPLETE SCREENPLAY)

by Jonze, Spike (Screenwriter/Director); Eggers, Dave (Co-Screenwriter) & Sendak, Maurice (Author)

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First Edition. First Printing.
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ISBN 13
9780061645563
ISBN 10
0061645567
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CHICAGO, Illinois
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New York City, NY: HarperCollins Publishers/McSweeneys, 2009. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: HarperCollins Publishers/McSweeneys, 2009. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. Unpaginated. Pictorial book-length account on subject. One of the best books on film adaptation and film-making ever published in our time. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Spike Jonze's "Heads On And We Shoot: The Making of 'Where The Wild Things Are' (With Complete Screenplay) ". His ground-breaking film adaptation of Maurice Sendak's beloved classic, together with the film itself on two discs. The lavishly produced book is presented in three parts, accordion-style: a) "Heads On And We Shoot", which describes the… Read more
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