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CHARLOTTE'S WEB Rare old JAPANESE first edition signed hardcover Tetsu Suzuki
Japan, 1952. When ordering from the US, parcels may be subject to import tax and duty charges, which the buyer is responsible to pay.CHARLOTTE'S WEB Rare old JAPANESE first edition signed hardcover Tetsu Suzuki This product data sheet is originally written in English. VERY RARE Japanese EDITION OF CHARLOTTE'S WEB. text in Japanese, reads from back to front. copyright date of 1952, First Japanese Edition. THIS BOOK WAS OWNED BY FREDERIC MELCHER signed /inscribed on page in front of title page. " For Mr and Mrs Melcher, Tetsu Suzuki" I am not sure who Tetsu Suzuki is, maybe the Japanese translator ?? Mr Melcher ( Frederic Melcher) creator of the Newbery Medal , award for Children's literature. . rare old Japanese edition. pages are in very good condition with tanning/age toning. hardcover has some yellowing, wrinkling on spine. dust jacket has some wear, edge wear, a few small edge tears, yellowing.small piece of Scotch Tape stuck on front inside flap of dj right by Charlotte (this is actually the back since the book reads from back to front) please look at photos to help determine condition Frederic Gershom Melcher (April 12, 1879 - March 9, 1963) was an American publisher, bookseller, and editor and a major contributor to the library science field and book industry. He is particularly known for his contributions to the children's book genre, including the Newbery Medal and Caldecott Medal.[1] Melcher was named as one of the most important 100 leaders in the library science field in the 20th century in an American Libraries article and has been described as "the greatest al … [Click Below for Full Description]
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