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Dr. Seuss - Original Art, Titled "Hop To It", of two Kangaroos

Hop.1a (428 x 600)
DR. SEUSS, (AMERICAN 1904-1991)

RENDERED IN COLORED MARKERS, COLORED PENCILS, AND FELT TIP ON LIGHT CARD STOCK, Framed to 20.5" X 16.5", unframed 11.25" X 6.75"

A Large Stunning, whimsical drawing of Two Kangaroos by Dr. Seuss, titled "HOP TO IT!"

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Price: $9,895.00
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Where The Wild Things Are - Maurice Sendak, First State, Signed

ww.1 (600 x 551)
Harper & Row, New York 1963

SIGNED FIRST STATE of the First Edition, First Printing First Printing, First state dust jacket, flat signed on the title page by Maurice Sendak. All first state points present.

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Price: $9,695.00
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Horton Hatches The Egg - Dr. Seuss, with the Original Scarce First Edition, First State Dust Jacket

h1 (479 x 600)
Random House, New York, 1940

Stated First Edition, First Printing of HORTON HATCHES THE EGG. Near fine First edition book in the extremely scarce original First state unclipped dust jacket. First edition book demonstrated by the statement "FIRST PRINTING" on the copyright page as required for this title. First state jacket demonstrated by having Mayzie on the front panel and the original price of $1.50 on the inside flaps.

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Price: $9,595.00
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The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe - C.S. Lewis

witch.1 (461 x 600)
Geoffrey Bles, London, 1950

Stated First Edition, First Printing Crisp, near fine clean book with the scarce near fine FIRST printing dust jacket. First book in the Narnia fantasy series.

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Price: $7,195.00
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James And The Giant Peach - Roald Dahl, SIGNED BY ROALD DAHL WITH A DRAWING

peach.1 (600 x 526)
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1961

First Edition, First State with a EARLY SIGNED PAGE WITH A DRAWING by Roald Dahl . A stunning near fine example with the requisite bound by H. Wolff, located on the last page in the 'About The Author' Section. Beautiful First state dust jacket with a near fine clean book. Accompanied by a large signed sheet with with a drawing by Roald Dahl of an Owl and his jocular autograph, signed and dated of "18 May 1970", "This is my 205th autograph Today /Roald Dahl" and under the Owl "Whoo .... is S. Noel?". An absolute classic autograph by Dahl!

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Price: $6,895.00
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Horton Hatches The Egg - Dr. Seuss, with the Original Scarce First Edition, First State Dust Jacket

horton.1 (482 x 600)
Random House, New York, 1940

Stated First Edition, First Printing of HORTON HATCHES THE EGG. Near fine First edition book in the extremely scarce original First state unclipped dust jacket. First edition book demonstrated by the statement "FIRST PRINTING" on the copyright page as required for this title. First state jacket demonstrated by having Mayzie on the front panel and the original price of $1.50 on the inside flaps.

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Price: $6,895.00
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone - J. K. Rowling

PHILO.1 (424 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1997

First Edition, First Softcover Printing FIRST Bloomsbury edition, FIRST Softcover Printing in beautiful condition. Not bookclub, Not the Australian edition, Not the Ted Smart edition, Not the Canadian edition, Not ex-library, but the scarce true first edition, first printing near fine Bloomsbury edition with the complete number line of 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1.

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Price: $5,295.00
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The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith, One of the very original 250 Signed (pseudonym for J.K. Rowling)

cc.1 (442 x 600)
Sphere, London, 2013

First Edition, First Printing Very Scarce SIGNED copy (from the very original 250 copies that were signed). Fine unread book with a striking original fine condition dust jacket. Signed Robert Galbraith on the title page (pseudonym for J.K Rowling).

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Price: $5,195.00
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The Wind In The Willows - Kenneth Grahame

Willows.2 (466 x 600)
Methuen and Co, London, 1908

First Edition, First Printing A handsome example of this classic rare title in beautiful condition.

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Price: $4,695.95
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Where The Wild Things Are - Maurice Sendak, First State

ww1 (600 x 591)
Harper & Row, New York 1963

First State of the First Edition, First Printing of WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE with the First Printing, First state dust jacket.

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Price: $4,695.00
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone - J. K. Rowling

pot.1 (420 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1997

First Edition, First Softcover Printing FIRST Bloomsbury edition, FIRST Softcover Printing rebound in beautiful red leather with gilt accents and raised bands.

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Price: $4,595.00
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Dr. Seuss - Original Art, A Framed Stunning drawing of the "Cat In The Hat"

Cat.1 (408 x 600)
DR. SEUSS, (AMERICAN 1904-1991)

RENDERED IN BLACK AND RED FELT TIP A STUNNING DRAWING OF "THE CAT IN THE HAT" SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY DR. SEUSS, CUSTOM FRAMED MATTED AND GLAZED

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Price: $4,595.00
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Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - Lewis Carroll

a.1 (430 x 600)
Macmillan and Co, London, 1867

First edition, 1867 (Eighth Thousand) Printing A very early second printing, Very Good hardcover with the original red cloth covered boards.

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Price: $4,395.00
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Complete Near Fine Set Of True Bloomsbury Harry Potter Deluxe Editions, Mint

mint.1 (600 x 443)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1999 plus

First Edition, First Printings MINT examples of the Complete set of Seven Deluxe Hardcover Editions An exceptional set of mint examples in mint unopened condition of the complete set of the First Edition, First Printing of the Deluxe Hardcover Editions.

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Price: $4,295.00
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Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar, TRUE FIRST PRINTING - Signed With A Large Original Drawing of the Butterfly

cater.1 (600 x 463)
World Publishing Company, Inc, 1969

SIGNED WITH A DRAWING TRUE FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing: FIRST edition, FIRST Printing FINELY rebound in stunning dark leaf-green leather with playful gilt titles and a colorful leather embossed caterpillar inching his way across the front title. Includes a stunning large original signed drawing rendered in pen of the "Butterfly" signed by "Eric Carle".

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Price: $4,295.00
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone - J. K. Rowling

pot3.1 (427 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1997

First HARDCOVER Edition, Third Printing Fine, crisp book and Fine condition dust jacket. The 1st and 2nd Imp Hardback printings of this book were issued without a dust jacket, the third printing was historically significant as it was the first printing which included a dust jacket. Not bookclub, Not the Australian edition, Not the Ted Smart edition, Not the Canadian edition, but the scarce true first/third Bloomsbury edition with the complete number line of 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3. This is the very scarce third printing hardback edition, especially scarce in this condition.

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Price: $3,895.00
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Maurice Sendak - Original Art, A Framed Original Drawing From Bell Atlantic's "Wild Things Are Happening"

Bernard.1 (600 x 592)
MAURICE SENDAK, (AMERICAN 1927-2012)

GRAPHITE ON THICK VELLUM, FRAMED AND MATTED TO 15.5" X 15.5"

STUNNING ORIGINAL SKETCH FOR BELL ATLANTIC'S WILD THINGS ARE HAPPENING CAMPAIGN

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Price: $3,795.00
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Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

pooh.1 (442 x 600)
Methuen & Co, London, 1926

First Edition, First Printing Crisp, bright book with an original first state dust jacket.

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Price: $3,495.00
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Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban (First State) - Joanne Rowling

Pris.1 (428 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1999

Scarce First State of the First Edition, First Printing Fine book in a Fine jacket. A stunning unrestored example of this First edition book and original first edition dust jacket, not price clipped and in near fine condition. It has been reported that the first state print run was only 500 pieces.

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Price: $3,495.00
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Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar, TRUE FIRST PRINTING

cat1.1 (600 x 437)
World Publishing Company, Inc, 1969

TRUE FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing: A lovely copy of the True Scarce First Printing which was printed in Japan by World Publishing and includes the full number line down to the 1 (the later printings were printed in the United States, and do not have the complete number line down to 1), and with the A3450 code on rear board.

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Price: $3,295.00
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