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American Picturebooks from Noah's Ark to the Beast Within

Bader, Barbara

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ISBN 10: 0027080803 / ISBN 13: 9780027080803
Published by Macmillan Publishing Co, New York, 1976
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Hardcover in dust jacket. Small 4to. First printing. Book is in just about fine condition in tan cloth boards with gilt picture on front and gilt lettering on spine. Very slight rubbing to cloth and one lightly bumped corner. Unclipped dust jacket has one tiny closed tear at bottom of back. Historical study of children's books and their authors, chock full of pictures, some in color. Individual chapters on, among others, Ruth Krauss and Maurice Sendak, Crockett Johnson, H.A. Rey, Don Freeman, Bill Peet, Jean Charlot, Margaret Wise Brown, Dr. Seuss, Golden Books, Helen Sewell, Leo Lionni, Remy Charlip, Tomi Ungerer, and many more. 615 pp. including notes, bibliography, and index. In protective Mylar. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. Bookseller Inventory # 3652

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Title: American Picturebooks from Noah's Ark to the...

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co, New York

Publication Date: 1976

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First edition.

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A full-scale survey of children's picturebooks of this century, examining and evaluating numerous notable books and the work of notable illustrators, from E. Boyd Smith and Wanda Gag to Maurice Sendak and Margot Zemach

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Warwick Books, is an Internet-only bookseller that specializes in hard-to-find books for avid readers and collectors. Many of our books are out of print. Specialties include literature, signed firsts, art and photography, design, illustrated books, cookbooks, field guides, children's books, needlecraft books, and Americana. We recently acquired a large private collection of books on military history. The focus is on World War II as well as aviation history. Warwick Books is a member of IOBA, the Independent Online Booksellers Association.

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