The Best Town in the World (SIGNED): Baylor, Byrd; Illustrated by Ronald Himler The Best Town in the World (SIGNED): Baylor, Byrd; Illustrated by Ronald Himler The Best Town in the World (SIGNED): Baylor, Byrd; Illustrated by Ronald Himler

The Best Town in the World (SIGNED)

Baylor, Byrd; Illustrated by Ronald Himler

ISBN 10: 0684180359 / ISBN 13: 9780684180359
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983
Condition: Fine- Hardcover
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Children's oblong hardcover picture book with jacket : fine / very good. Jacket in new mylar protector; jacket has two 1/4" closed tears at bottom front. Signed on title page by Byrd Baylor. Publisher's bifold about Baylor laid in. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 070809

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Title: The Best Town in the World (SIGNED)

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hard Cover with Dustjacket

Book Condition:Fine-

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

Book Type: Book

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A nostalgic view of the best town in the world, where dogs were smarter, chickens laid prettier brown eggs, wildflowers grew taller and thicker, and the people knew how to make the best chocolate cakes and toys in the world.

From Publishers Weekly:

An ode to a Southwestern town, where Baylor's father grew up, where the wildflowers were prettier than those found elsewhere and the chickens laid exceptional eggs. "Everything in that town was a marvel and so is this creation by two sensitive artists. Captivated by Himler's radiant watercolors and Baylor's singing text, anyone will agree that the town in this ballad earns its reputation," said PW.
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