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Sendak, Maurice
In the Night Kitchen
Harper & Row, [New York], 1970. First edition. [40 pp.] Color illustrations. 1 vols. 4to. Beautiful first edition of this classic and controversial picture book, the recipient of a Caldecott Honor in 1971. Both an entertaining tale of nighttime cooking and a subtle commentary on childhood psychology, this book has stirred controversy since its publication, and has frequently appeared on banned books lists. A provocative, historically important book that will transfix both children and adults. Hanrahan A75 White linen boards with pictorial cover label. Fine in slightly chipped fine dust jacket, with price $4.95 and 10/70 on front flap and 7 titles on the back flap [40 pp.] Color illustrations. 1 vols. 4to [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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