This 4-volume boxed set contains an alphabet book, a book of rhymes about each month, a counting book, and a cautionary tale all written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Includes the titles Alligators All Around, Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pierre. (Titles available separately in library and paperback editions.)
Notable Children's Books of 1940–1970 (ALA)
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Maurice Sendak received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. In 1970 he received the international Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration, and he remains the only American ever awarded this honor. In 1983 Sendak received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award from the American Library Association, given in recognition of his entire body of work. He also received a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution to the arts in America.
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Book Description Collins, Great Britain, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). Reprint. Stain, edge wear to dust jacket, also sunning to spine, previous owner's name and numbering 1-4, unexposed part of inside, front dust jacket. Very small in very good- slipcase with corner of ISBN label torn off. Signed by Previous Owner. Bookseller Inventory # 010364
Book Description Collins, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Acceptable items may shows sign of prior usage, pages stained or discoloured from the outside. Covers/corners and spine may be worn/bent, may contain stickers/stamps or previous owners name (May contain gift note). For detailed description please contact seller. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001230892
Book Description New York: Harper & Row, 1962. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Bookseller Inventory # 9780001955516-3
Book Description Collins, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Excellent condition. 4 mini hardbacks with dustjackets in slipcase. Books are in unread condition. Dustjackets are in excellent condition, apart from small amount of fading on spines of 2. Packed securely and posted from UK within ONE working day. 7th impr. 1990. Slipcase in in very good condition, showing just light signs of use. Bookseller Inventory # 000194
Book Description Collins. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper. Very small format. Set of 4 volumes - "Chicken Soup With Rice", "Pierre", "One Was Johnny" and "Alligators All Around". Yellow boards, black titles and vignettes. Colour illustrations. Approx 30 pages to each volume. Contained in a pictorial slip-case. In near fine pictorial slip-case very slightly rubbed at corners. [R]. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 1106041
Book Description Collins, 1988. Hardcover (Printed Boards). Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Edition Unstated. Still in original shrinkwrap. Size: 16mo (very small). 4-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Books come in original slipcase. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; ISBN: 0001955519. ISBN/EAN: 9780001955516. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20360. Bookseller Inventory # 20360
Book Description Harper & Row, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! L. Bookseller Inventory # 0001955519D