SIGNED BY ERIC CARLE at his museum in Amherst MA! Includes event photos. Also PROFESSIONALLY AUTHENTICATED by PSA/DNA and includes their ironclad COA! Early Collins / World edition with $6.95 price intact; no printing number given. Book and jacket are VG or better, no major flaws but light wear. This early edition scarce signed and in this condition. Expedited and international shipping are welcome. Bk 2, signed by author. Bookseller Inventory # 06301
Synopsis: Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days.
Review: With its lovely, humorous illustrations and wonderful narrative about a hungry caterpillar growing up to be a beautiful butterfly, Eric Carle's story touches anyone who still has some growing to do. Along with reassuring repetition--"He was still hungry ..."--the book includes some wonderful interactive moments: what youngster can resist sticking a finger through that hole in the page as his ravenous friend makes his way through various delicacies?
Title: The Very Hungry Caterpillar (SIGNED & PSA ...
Publisher: Collins Publishers
Publication Date: 1979
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Book Description Collins World, Cleveland, Ohio, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Clean, bright, crisp and tight. Signed and inscribed with a sketch by Carle on the paging facing the title page. Early edition with 6.95 on the flap and no number line. The dust jacket is in new mylar. Signed. Children's Picture. Seller Inventory # 040934