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BRUNDIBAR
Written by Tony Kushner. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2123955
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a 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. SIGNED by Illustrator on publisher bookplate stuck on dedication page. A little foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with sticker to front panel.

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WORKS OF MAURICE SENDAK REVISED & EXPANDED TO 2001
Written by Maurice Sendak; Joyce Y. Hanrahan. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1317073
Published by Custom Communications. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Collection With Comments. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. A reference work on Maurice Sendak intended primarily as a bibliographical tool for collectors and librarians. This edition includes indexes and an appendix on foreign editions. ISBN: 1892168073. Spine of dustwrapper is faded (also affecting spine edges of front and rear panels).

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NUTSHELL LIBRARY
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1407148
Published by Collins. 1990. Very good condition.

Very small format. Set of 4 volumes - "Chicken Soup With Rice", "Pierre", "One Was Johnny" and "Alligators All Around". Yellow boards, black titles and vignettes. Colour illustrations. Approx 30 pages to each volume. Contained in a pictorial slip-case. ISBN: 0001955519. Spines a little bumped. Top of spines of three books a little faded. Wrapper spines are faded and rubbed. Slight foxing to wrappers. Slipcase is a little grubby.

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I SAW ESAU
Written by Iona Opie; Peter Opie. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507653
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Schoolchild's Pocket Book of verse. Green boards, gilt titles to spine. Colour illustrations. More than 170 rhymes. Small format. 160 pages. ISBN: 0744521513. Book feels unread. Dustwrapper is edge worn, a few small marks to panels. Spine slightly faded and worn to edges.

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WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH A SHOE?
Written by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507630
Published by Margaret K. Mcelderry Books. 1st USA 1997. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Questions and wonderfully silly, laugh provoking answers in a game played by a little girl and boy. White pictorial boards with cloth spine. Oblong format 11.25 x 6". Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0689812310. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Small mark to front cover. Erased writing to top corner of front endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chips and tears, grubby and rear panel creased.

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WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507617
Published by Harper & Row. circa 1986. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, colour pictorial boards. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby/browned. Pen inscription to prelims.

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SOME SWELL PUP
Written by Maurice Sendak; Matthew Margolis. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507611
Published by The Bodley Head. 1991. Very good condition.

Or Are You Sure You Want a Dog? Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations in cartoon strip style. ISBN: 0370018079. Fading to spine and lower edges of covers. A little bumping to corners and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers.

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THE ANIMAL FAMILY
Written by Randall Jarrell. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507595
Published by Pantheon Books. 1st USA 1965. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A man is alone on an uninhabited coast, this is the story of how, one by one, he found himself a family. Blue cloth, silver title to spine and design to front cover. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. 6.75 x 5.5". Fading to spine and rear cover alongside. Just an odd small mark to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a browned spine and unevenly faded, grubby rear panel.

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HIGGLETY PIGGLETY POP! OR THERE MUST BE MORE TO LIFE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507594
Published by The Bodley Head. 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The tale of Jennie the Sealyham terrier, who packs her black leather bag with the gold buckles and goes out into the world to look for something more than everything. Square brown boards with yellow title to spine and square picture to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370015053. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, spine lightly browned, tiny bit grubby.

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I SAW ESAU
Written by Iona Opie; Peter Opie. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507593
Published by Candlewick Press. circa 1992. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark green boards, gilt title to spine. Packed full with colour and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. "The Schoolchild's Pocket Book", a book of rhymes. Originally published by Williams & Norgate Ltd in 1947. ISBN: 1564020460. Dustwrapper is edge worn, faint marks to front panel, possibly label removed?

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KING GRISLY-BEARD
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507591
Published by The Bodley Head. 1991. Very good condition.

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

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THE BIG GREEN BOOK
Written by Robert Graves. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507562
Published by Aladdin Books; Macmillan Publishing Co.. 1st thus 1990. Almost very good condition.

The story of a boy's triumph over adult rules and regulations, brought to life by Sendak's vividly funny artwork. Green cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Not paginated. ISBN: 0689714025. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges, 1" split to top front edge of spine. Bump to spine causing creases either side. Light brown stain affects top corner of rear cover and some page edges slightly. Contents very good otherwise.

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