Lot 106 of 196:
Calvin and Hobbes with a rare original sketch  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,320
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book. - Inscribed by Watterson, with a small sketch of Calvin and Hobbes

Author:
Watterson, Bill

Place:
Kansas City

Publisher:
Andrews and McMeel

Date:
[1995]

Description:

208 pp. (Oblong 4to) 23x30 cm (9x11¾") original pictorial boards and dust jacket. First Edition.

Inscribed on the half-title: "For Joel with best wishes, Bill Watterson", and with a small sketch of the two title characters, the precocious six-year-old boy Calvin and his sardonic stuffed tiger, Hobbes. Watterson is well-known to be a reluctant signer and signed books including an original sketch are extremely rare.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Minor wear; slight rippling to pages, as typical; fine.


 
Item number:
259880
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