Published by Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, 1981
First Edition Signed
First edition of this work of poetry by the author on The Giving Tree. Small quarto, original cloth, illustrated throughout. Boldly signed by Shel Silverstein on the front free endpaper. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Rare and desirable signed. Shel Silverstein's incomparable career as a bestselling children's book author and illustrator began with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece, The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, as well as classic poetry collections such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit.
Published by Harper & Row, New York, 1981
Seller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA, Portland, OR, U.S.A.
First Edition Signed
Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. First edition, first printing. Signed by Shel Silverstein on the front free endpaper. Bound in publisher's original beige-gray cloth stamped in black. near Fine with slight splaying to boards and light browning to covers at top and bottom edges. In a Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket with light rubbing, a tiny tear to the top of the front panel near the flap fold, and light foxing to the blindside. A lovely copy.
Published by Harper & Row, NY, 1981
Book First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. ***** This is the true first edition, first printing (with "First Edition" stated on the copyright page, and with no later printings listed). ***** This book is SIGNED by the author (Shel Silverstein) on the front endpage. The author has not inscribed this book to anyone; it is just signed by the author. ***** Signed examples of this title are very rare. ***** This book was acquired from a Key West private collection. ***** Very nice hardcover with dust jacket. The dust jacket is NOT price-clipped ($8.95). There is NO writing, NO bookplates, and NO remainder marks. It is NOT a book club edition and NOT a former library book. ***** CONDITION: Both the book and dust jacket are in nice FINE condition. ***** We include new mylar (clear) dust jacket protectors with all books at no charge. ***** OUR GUARANTEE TO YOU: All books are guaranteed to be as described. We believe that no sale is complete until you are happy. Any book is returnable for a full refund (including postage) if you're not 100% satisfied. All books are packaged very carefully and shipped via USPS Mail with Delivery Confirmation. Thank you! Richard Vick, Modern First Editions (Buying and Selling Modern First Editions since 1982). Signed by Author(s).