Lot 230 of 426:
Signed by Maurice Sendak, 1/220  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Where the Wild Things Are
Author:
Sendak, Maurice
Place:
[New York]
Publisher:
Harper & Row
Date:
[1988]
Description:

[20] leaves. 22.2x25 cm (8¾x9¾") blue full morocco with a gilt-stamped vignette of Max on the cover and lettered in gilt on spine, all edges gilt, presented in publisher's canvas-covered clamshell-box with pictorial label. No. 144 of an edition limited to 220 copies. 

Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half-title page, as issued. Lacking the original drawing of Max.

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Condition:
Soiling to clamshell box; gilt fading somewhat, else fine.
 
Item number:
309195
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