Title: Let's Be Enemies
Publisher: Harper and Bros
Publication Date: 1961
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: First edition, first state.
Square small quarto. Original pictorial boards; original printed dust jacket priced $1.95. FIRST EDITION, published in Sendak's first annus mirabilis as a budding artist: the year he received the remarkable letter of encouragement from his editor, Ursula Nordstrom, and the year he created his superb illustrations to Tolstoy. 'Let's Be Enemies' is a classic reverse-psychology exercise, similar to Ruth Krauss' ''I'll Be You and You Be Me' which Sendak had illustrated six years earlier. Hanrahan A46. Child's bookplate of front free endpaper, some chips/tears to jacket at edges. Bookseller Inventory # 54116
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