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BRUNDIBAR
Written by Tony Kushner. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2138838
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2004. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

After the Opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister. Oblong format. Brown cloth with black and gilt titles. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1844280284. Large damp mark to top edge of front cover; some fading to cover edges. Brown marks to page margins/outer page edges of a few pages of prelims. Wrapper is edge-creased with small repaired tear to top of spine.

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WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2138837
Published by The Bodley Head. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

1964 Caldecott Medal Winner. Oblong format. Colour matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780370007724.

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LITTLE BEAR'S FRIEND
Written by Else Holmelund Minarik. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2138816
Published by World's Work. 1971. Almost very good condition.

The third book about Little Bear. An I Can Read Book No. 8. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437900088. Some light bumping and wear along cover edges and to corners. Browning and some stains to outer page edges; also to a few pages internally. name in ink to top of title page.

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CHARLOTTE AND THE WHITE HORSE
Written by Ruth Krauss. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2138604
Published by Harper Collins Childrens Books. Circa 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cloth spine; cream boards; colour illustration to front cover. Illustrated endpapers. Colour illustration with a couple of sentences to a page. ISBN: 9780060286408. 6th printing of this edition. Inscription in ink to prelim page. Wrapper spine is faded; light edge-creasing.

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THE BAT-POET
Written by Randall Jarrell. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1322210
Published by The Macmillan Company. 1966. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, gilt title to spine. Light brown endpapers. Beautiful b/w illustrations throughout. 42 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". Spine slightly bumped. Damp staining to rear cover. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and browned with slight chipping, light damp staining on verso of rear panel.

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KING GRISLY-BEARD
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2135938
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

A Tale From the Brothers Grimm, translated by Edgar Taylor. Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 037002026X. Bumping to spine and cover edges. Page edge browning and some foxing.

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NUTCRACKER
Written by E.T.A. Hoffmann. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1321620
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with silver titles and embossed decoration to the front. Pictorial endpapers. Colour pictures throughout. Large format. ISBN: 0370308409. Spine slightly bumped, minimal fading to cover edges. Some erased pencil markings (old price) to half title-page. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and lightly browned to spine.

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OUTSIDE OVER THERE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1321163
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ida's baby sister is snatched away by the goblins... Red cloth, gilt titles. Oblong format. Large colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370304039. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Tiny dent to lower edge of front cover. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Slight musty smell to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners and is faded to spine and spine edge of rear panel.

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THE ART OF MAURICE SENDAK
Written by Selma G. Lanes. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1319491
Published by Harry N. Abrams. 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sendak's life and work are explored in affectionate detail in this charming fun-filled book. 94 full-colour illustrations and more than 165 b/w illustrations. Large oblong format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0810980630. Spine and corners are bumped and slightly rubbed (heavy bump to top front corner. Contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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HECTOR PROTECTOR AND AS I WENT OVER THE WATER
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1318026
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Two nonsense nursery rhymes wonderfully illustrated by full-page colour pictures. 7.5 x 8.5". Unpaginated. ISBN: 0370007743. Spine bumped. Light page browning throughout. There is a small damp mark to textblock (but it doens't affect the actual pages). Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is grubby and edge rubbed.

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WE ARE ALL IN THE DUMPS WITH JACK AND GUY
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2131199
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Two traditional rhymes from Mother Goose. Oblong format. Buff boards, dark brown/red title to spine. Full page illustrations - little text. ISBN: 0062050141. Foxing/spotting to endpapers, page edges, but illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES
Written by Frank Corsaro. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2131198
Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 1st USA 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine and brown/red vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations and endpapers. The Glyndebourne Version. Some foxing to outer page edges. Original acetate wrapper is torn with a bit of loss; creased with some grubby marks.

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