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20TH CENTURY ILLUSTRATION

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

280 lots | 258 with images

January 24, 2013

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

280 Lots
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MAURICE SENDAK. Charlotte and The White Horse.

Lot 1: MAURICE SENDAK. Charlotte and The White Horse.

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Description: SCARCE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED EARLY WORK MAURICE SENDAK. Charlotte and The White Horse. Illustrated in color by Sendak. Small 8vo, cloth-backed pictorial boards, some toning and edgewear; dust jacket moderate soiling, some dampstaining along top edge, bleeding into head of spine panel verso. first edition of sendak's first book illustrated fully in color. inscribed and signed by him to orenstein/span on illustrated endpaper. Hanrahan A18. New York, (1955)

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Lot 2: MAURICE SENDAK. The Cunning Little Vixen.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. The Cunning Little Vixen. Color illustrations by Sendak. Large 8vo, silver-lettered green cloth with pictorial onlay; board slipcase. number 88 of 250 copies of the first limited edition. signed by sendak./span * Trade Edition. 8vo, cloth; dust jacket, light edgewear. Together, 2 volumes. (New York, 1985)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Higglety Pigglety Pop! or, There Must Be More To Life.

Lot 3: MAURICE SENDAK. Higglety Pigglety Pop! or, There Must Be More To Life.

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Description: NORWEGIAN EDITION WITH ORIGINAL DRAWING MAURICE SENDAK. Higglety Pigglety Pop! or, There Must Be More To Life. Illustrated in black-and-white. 8vo, gilt-stamped brown cloth with pictorial cover onlay, faint dampstain to foot of spine and a little along bottom edges; first issue dust jacket, clipped but not affecting numbers and $4.95 price. New York: Harper & Row, (1967)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Hühnersuppe mit Reis.

Lot 4: MAURICE SENDAK. Hühnersuppe mit Reis.

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Description: TWO SIGNED WORKS WITH CHARMING SKETCHES MAURICE SENDAK. Hühnersuppe mit Reis. First German wrappers edition of Chicken Soup with Rice. 8vo, illustrated wrappers. signed by sendak with a small pen drawing of the boy chef /span on front endpaper * Ein Kusje voor Kleine Beer. Second Dutch Edition of A Kiss for Little Bear. 8vo, illustrated boards. signed by sendak with a pen drawing of little bear wearing a hat./span Zürich: Diogenes, (1970); Amsterdam: Ploegsma, (1973)

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MAURICE SENDAK. In the Night Kitchen.

Lot 5: MAURICE SENDAK. In the Night Kitchen.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. In the Night Kitchen. Color illustrations by Sendak. 4to, original linen with color pictorial cover label; first edition dust jacket with correct price and codes and no Caldecott sticker, only the slightest rubbing to ends of spine panel and tips, lower outer blank flap clipped. first edition. signed by sendak/span in black ink on title-page. Hanrahan A75. (New York): Harper & Row, (1970)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Kenny's Window.

Lot 6: MAURICE SENDAK. Kenny's Window.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Kenny's Window. Illustrated in neutral tones by Sendak. 8vo, tan cloth pictorially stamped in black, lettered brown cloth spine; dust jacket, faint dampwrinkling at head of spine panel, scattered light soiling and toning, but an unusually nice copy of a scarce title. first edition, first issue, signed by sendak on pictorial half-title./span New York: Harper & Bros., (1956)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Mikko Maitomes.

Lot 7: MAURICE SENDAK. Mikko Maitomes.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Mikko Maitomes. First Finnish Edition of In the Night Kitchen. Illustrated by Sendak. 4to, pictorial boards, spine ends rubbed with loss at head, tips lightly rubbed. signed by sendak with an ink drawing of a grinning mickey/span with raised hot mitt-covered hands. Hanrahan A75. Helsinki: Weilin & Goos, (1970)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Nutshell Library.

Lot 8: MAURICE SENDAK. Nutshell Library.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Nutshell Library. 4 near-miniature volumes as issued: Alligators All Around * Chicken Soup with Rice * One Was Johnny * Pierre. 95x68 mm, rose cloth with acorn illustration on covers; dust jackets, light wear, spine panels toned and a little scuffed; original publisher's illustrated board box with $2.95 price sticker. first edition of a sendak classic, signed by him/span on the front endpaper of Chicken Soup with Rice. Hanrahan A51. New York: Harper & Row, (1962)

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Lot 9: MAURICE SENDAK. Outside Over There.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Outside Over There. Illustrated by Sendak. Oblong 8vo, gilt-lettered red cloth, a little fading along edges; endpapers slightly toned; dust jacket, priced $12.95 (first state), light edgewear. first edition, first printing. signed by sendak/span on front endpaper. Hanrahan A110. New York, (1981)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Ten Little Rabbits: A Counting Book with Mino the Magician.

Lot 10: MAURICE SENDAK. Ten Little Rabbits: A Counting Book with Mino the Magician.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Ten Little Rabbits: A Counting Book with Mino the Magician. First and Second printings. Together, 2 volumes. Illustrated by Sendak. Near miniature, 90x64 mm, marbled blue/black and red/white/grey wrappers, respectively, with mounted pictorial paper cover labels. Hanrahan A76 states that the blue wrappers preceded the red. both signed by sendak/span on front blanks. (Philadelphia: Rosenbach Foundation, 1970)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

Lot 11: MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

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Description: TRUE FIRST PRINTING MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are. Color illustrations by Sendak. Oblong 8vo, green cloth-backed pictorial boards, mild soiling, mostly to turn-ins; scattered light soiling on a few pages; original first issue dust jacket, moderately toned and with only minor creasing to edges, lower inside corner of front flap clipped; custom box of 1/4 gilt-lettered burgundy morocco over blue cloth. Overall a bright copy. (New York): Harper & Row, 1963

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MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

Lot 12: MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

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Description: FIRST EDITION IN THE DJ AND INSCRIBED WITH A DRAWING MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are. Color illustrations by Sendak. Oblong 8vo, green cloth-backed pictorial boards, very slight toning along edges; pictorial endpapers, bottom final binding thread loose at hinge; first issue dust jacket, lower outer margin clipped; custom blue leather and cloth clamshell case gilt-lettered along spine. (New York): Harper & Row, 1963

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MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

Lot 13: MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Where the Wild Things Are. Color illustrations by Sendak. Oblong 4to, full sky blue morocco pictorially stamped in gold, all edges gilt; original linen clamshell box with color pictorial inlay on cover. New York: Harper & Row [Harper Collins, 1988]

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MAURICE SENDAK. Wo die wilden Kerle wohnen.

Lot 14: MAURICE SENDAK. Wo die wilden Kerle wohnen.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Wo die wilden Kerle wohnen. German language edition of Where the Wild Things Are. Oblong 8vo, original pictorial stapled wrappers, a bit toned, corners gently creased on covers and contents. Hanrahan lists it as A58 (9): Diogenes Kinderbuch Edition but does not list date. signed by sendak with an original pen drawing of Moise monster head saying "boo!"/span Zürich: Diogenes Verlag, 1967

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MAURICE SENDAK. Aymé, Marcel. The Wonderful Farm.

Lot 15: MAURICE SENDAK. Aymé, Marcel. The Wonderful Farm.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Aymé, Marcel. The Wonderful Farm. Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, red cloth stamped in black, spine ends and tips a bit rubbed and faded, bump to top edge of rear cover; dust jacket, price-clipped, toned, and edgeworn. first edition, signed by sendak, of his second illustrated work./span Hanrahan A2. New York: Harper & Bros., (1951)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Blake, William. Poems from William Blake's Songs of Innocence.

Lot 16: MAURICE SENDAK. Blake, William. Poems from William Blake's Songs of Innocence.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Blake, William. Poems from William Blake's Songs of Innocence. Cover image and 8 illustrations by Sendak in sepia. Tall thin 8vo, original pictorial French fold sewn wrappers, mild uneven toning to white portion of cover, short clean tear at bottom edge of front flap, vertical crease to inner edge of rear flap (appears to be printer's flaw); custom clamshell box by Paper Dragon Bindery of gilt-stamped 1/4 burgundy morocco with black lettering pieces over black cloth. London: The Bodley Head, (1967)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Bond, Gladys Baker. Seven Little Stories on Big Subjects.

Lot 17: MAURICE SENDAK. Bond, Gladys Baker. Seven Little Stories on Big Subjects.

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Description: ALL SIGNED AND WITH THE SCARCE INSERT MAURICE SENDAK. Bond, Gladys Baker. Seven Little Stories on Big Subjects. Illustrated by Sendak. 7 volumes [complete]. 12mo, pictorial wrappers; original pictorial board box, light toning and surface rubbing, one bump with residual crease to top of front cover; contents fine; laid in is the scarce 4-page instructional sheet for teachers/span entitled "Suggestions to teachers for the use of Seven Little Stories on Big Subjects" by Gertrude Noar. New York: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, (1955)

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Bond, Gladys Baker. Seven Little Stories on Big Subjects. Illustrated by Sendak. 7 volumes [complete]. 12mo, pictorial wrappers; original pictorial board box, light toning and surface rubbing, few splits along sides of box top, but surprisingly bright; contents fine. New York: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, (1955)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Brentano, Clemens. The Tale of Gockel, Hinkel & Gackeliah.

Lot 19: MAURICE SENDAK. Brentano, Clemens. The Tale of Gockel, Hinkel & Gackeliah.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Brentano, Clemens. The Tale of Gockel, Hinkel & Gackeliah. Translated by Doris Orgel. Illustrated by Sendak. 4to, cloth-backed boards, spine ends browned; first issue dust jacket Priced $3.95, light wear, faint spotting along edges. New York: Random House, (1961)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Chanover, Hyman and Alice. Happy Hanukah Everybody.

Lot 20: MAURICE SENDAK. Chanover, Hyman and Alice. Happy Hanukah Everybody.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Chanover, Hyman and Alice. Happy Hanukah Everybody. Color and black-and-white illustrations by Sendak. 4to, original pictorial boards, light edgewear; child's ink signature on front pastedown. first edition of this early and scarce title, signed by sendak/span on front endpaper. Hanrahan A16. [New York]: United Synagogue Commission on Jewish Education, [1955]

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MAURICE SENDAK. DeJong, Meindert. Hurry Home, Candy.

Lot 21: MAURICE SENDAK. DeJong, Meindert. Hurry Home, Candy.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. DeJong, Meindert. Hurry Home, Candy. Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, green cloth stamped in black; dust jacket with $2.50 pirce on front flap, very slightly toned, short clean tear at top of rear panel, otherwise unusually bright. first edition, signed by sendak/span of this heartwrending tale of a stray dog. The first of many fine collaborative works of Sendak and DeJong. New York: Harper & Bros., (1953)

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Lot 22: MAURICE SENDAK. DeJong, Meindert. Six volumes

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. DeJong, Meindert. Six volumes by DeJong with illustrations by Sendak. 8vo, cloth; dust jackets, condition varies but quite good. all signed first editions,/span first issues, as per Hanrahan. New York: Harper & Bros., 1950s-62

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MAURICE SENDAK. Eidinoff, Maxwell Leigh; and Ruchlis, Hyman. Atomics for the Millions.

Lot 23: MAURICE SENDAK. Eidinoff, Maxwell Leigh; and Ruchlis, Hyman. Atomics for the Millions.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Eidinoff, Maxwell Leigh; and Ruchlis, Hyman. Atomics for the Millions. Illustrations by Sendak. 8vo, blue cloth stamped in red and gold, a little rubbed along edges; all edges trimmed and stained yellow, herringbone endpapers with some yellowing from earlier material laid in; original dust jacket, price-clipped, toned, scattered small chips and short clean tears along edges. Hanrahan A1. New York: Whittlesey House, (1947)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Garvey, Robert. Good Shabbos, Everybody!

Lot 24: MAURICE SENDAK. Garvey, Robert. Good Shabbos, Everybody!

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Garvey, Robert. Good Shabbos, Everybody! Illustrated in color and black-and-white by Sendak. 4to, pictorial boards, mild edgewear, upper tips bumped, spine rubbed; no dust jacket as issued. first and only edition. signed by sendak/span on title-page, and among the more difficult Sendak works to find. Hanrahan A3. (New York): United Synagogue Commission on Jewish Education, (1951)

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Lot 25: MAURICE SENDAK. Grimm Brothers. Dear Mili.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Grimm Brothers. Dear Mili. Translated by Ralph Manheim. Illustrated by Sendak. 4to, grey cloth stamped in gilt and blind; dust jacket, minor edgewear and soiling. first edition, signed by sendak/span on half-title. Hanrahan A110. New York, (1988)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Nutcracker.

Lot 26: MAURICE SENDAK. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Nutcracker.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Nutcracker. Color illustrations by Sendak plus an original hand-pulled lithograph printed on chine appliqué, signed and numbered by sendak/span, mounted to mould-made Lana paper, laid in. Folio, silver-lettered cloth; matching slipcase. Printed at Tyler Graphics (with their chop mark to lower right of print). number 209 of 250 copies signed by sendak of the first signed limited edition./span New York: Crown Publishers, (1984)

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Lot 27: MAURICE SENDAK. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Nutcracker.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Nutcracker. First American Edition * First English Edition. Together, 2 volumes. 4to, silver-lettered slate blue cloth; dust jackets. English Edition is Signed by Sendak. New York: London, (1984)

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Lot 28: MAURICE SENDAK. Jarrell, Randall. Group of 5 titles in 8 volumes.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Jarrell, Randall. Group of 5 titles in 8 volumes. Illustrated by Sendak. Mostly 8vo, original bindings; dust jackets on all but wrappers edition. Condition varies but generally quite good. First Editions unless otherwise noted. Some Signed by Sendak. All but last New York, vd

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MAURICE SENDAK. Keeshan, Robert. She Loves Me . . . She Loves Me Not . . .

Lot 29: MAURICE SENDAK. Keeshan, Robert. She Loves Me . . . She Loves Me Not . . .

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Description: BY CAPTAIN KANGAROO MAURICE SENDAK. Keeshan, Robert. She Loves Me . . . She Loves Me Not . . . Illustrated by Sendak. 12mo, original pictorial boards; dust jacket, lightly soiled, inner lower corner clipped, not affecting numbers or price. New York, (1963)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Hole is to Dig.

Lot 30: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Hole is to Dig.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Hole is to Dig. Illustrated by Sendak. Small 8vo, blue-green cloth-backed pictorial boards, a little rubbing to spine ends and edges; dust jacket, priced $1.50 on front flap, scattered rubbing, light soiling and toning, few minor chips and short clean tears. (New York): Harper & Brothers, (1952)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue.

Lot 31: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue. First Trade Edition * First Japanese Edition. Together, 2 Signed volumes by Sendak. Color illustrations. Trade is cloth-backed pictorial boards, minor edgewear; endpapers toned; dust jacket, rear cover a bit soiled at top and along spine. Japanese Edition is pictorial glazed boards; publisher's slip laid in. signed by sendak with a pen drawing of the turtle/span illustrated in the book. Hanrahan A22. New York: Harper & Bros., 1956; Tokyo: Shoten, 1979

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MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. Open House for Butterflies.

Lot 32: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. Open House for Butterflies.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. Open House for Butterflies. First Trade Edition, Inscribed and Signed by Sendak * Another unsigned copy * A third Signed copy, with Harper Blue Ribbon Book sticker around lower spine panel into covers of dust jacket which is price-clipped. Togther, 3 volumes. Illustrated by Sendak. Small 8vo, cloth-backed pictorial boards, minor edgewear; dust jackets, light wear, mostly to spine panels. Hanrahan A39. New York: Harper & Bros., (1960)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Very Special House.

Lot 33: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Very Special House.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. A Very Special House. Group of 3 editions. Illustrated by Sendak. 4to, boards, mild wear, mostly rubbing to edges; dust jackets, moderate soiling, scattered light edgewear. Other condition issues noted. New York, (1953); Tokyo, (1978)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. Group of 5 Signed volumes.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Krauss, Ruth. Group of 5 Signed volumes. Illustrated by Sendak. Original sizes, original bindings; dust jackets. Condition varies. New York: Harper & Bros., vd

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MAURICE SENDAK. Lanes, Selma. The Art of Maurice Sendak *

Lot 35: MAURICE SENDAK. Lanes, Selma. The Art of Maurice Sendak *

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Lanes, Selma. The Art of Maurice Sendak * Kushner, Tony. The Art of Maurice Sendak 1980 to the Present. Together, 2 First Editions Signed by Sendak and the authors. Oblong folio, original bindings; dust jackets. First volume is additionally inscribed by Sendak and Lanes and is accompanied by an Inscribed and Signed photograph of the stuffed characters based on Where the Wild Things Are. New York: Abrams, (1980); (2003)

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MAURICE SENDAK with Margolis, Matthew. Some Swell Pup or, Are You Sure You Want a Dog?

Lot 36: MAURICE SENDAK with Margolis, Matthew. Some Swell Pup or, Are You Sure You Want a Dog?

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK with Margolis, Matthew. Some Swell Pup or, Are You Sure You Want a Dog? Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, gilt-lettered brown cloth; dust jacket, scattered light rubbing, few scratches to rear panel. Hanrahan A97. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, (1976)

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MAURICE SENDAK with Margolis, Matthew. Some Swell Pup or, Are You Sure You Want a Dog?

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK with Margolis, Matthew. Some Swell Pup or, Are You Sure You Want a Dog? Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, gilt-lettered brown cloth; dust jacket, scattered light rubbing and scuffing. Hanrahan A97. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, (1976)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. Little Bear series.

Lot 38: MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. Little Bear series.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. Little Bear series. 5 volumes [complete] of the beloved "I Can Read" book series. Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, boards, scattered edgewear; some light scattered soiling; dust jackets, moderate edgewear, some soiling and surface marks, but overall still attractive, Harper Blue Ribbon Sticker on Father Bear cover. All but last volume signed by sendak./span First Editions, first issues, as per Hanrahan. New York: Harper & Bros., 1957-68

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MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. No Fighting, No Biting!

Lot 39: MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. No Fighting, No Biting!

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Description: A FAVORITE "I CAN READ" BOOK MAURICE SENDAK. Minarik, Else Homelund. No Fighting, No Biting! Color illustrations by Sendak. 8vo, cloth-backed matte pictorial boards, minor edgewear; dust jacket, very light overall toning and lower front flap trimmed, extending slightly into front panel. first edition, first issue. review copy, with publisher's slip laid in, and signed by sendak/span on half-title. Hanrahan A33. New York: Harper & Bros., (1958)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Opie, Iona and Peter. I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book.

Lot 40: MAURICE SENDAK. Opie, Iona and Peter. I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Opie, Iona and Peter. I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book. Advance Proof Copy * First Trade Edition * First Limited Edition. Together, 3 volumes. 8vo, original bindings, only minor wear, some creasing and light soiling to Proof. Trade Edition is Signed by Sendak. Limited Edition is number 128 of 300 copies Signed by Iona Opie and Sendak. Cambridge: Candlewick Press, (1992)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Orgel, Doris; translator. Dwarf Long-Nose.

Lot 41: MAURICE SENDAK. Orgel, Doris; translator. Dwarf Long-Nose.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Orgel, Doris; translator. Dwarf Long-Nose. by Wilhelm Hauff * Brentano, Clemens. The Tale of Gockel, Hinkel & Gackeliah. Together, 2 volumes translated by Orgel and illustrated by Sendak. 4to, cloth-backed boards; first issue dust jackets, light wear, chip to head of spine panel on first, faint spotting along edges on second. first editions of early works by sendak, signed by him/span on the title-pages. New York: Random House, (1961)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Sawyer, Ruth. Maggie Rose. Her Birthday Christmas.

Lot 42: MAURICE SENDAK. Sawyer, Ruth. Maggie Rose. Her Birthday Christmas.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Sawyer, Ruth. Maggie Rose. Her Birthday Christmas. Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, rose-red cloth stamped in black, spine ends toned and bumped, 1/4-inch nick to cloth at side edge of rear cover; dust jacket, overall toning and light scuffing, scattered edgewear. first edition, first issue, signed and inscribed by sendak to orenstein/span on title-page. Hanrahan A5. New York: Harper & Bros., (1952)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

Lot 43: MAURICE SENDAK. Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit. New impressions from Potter's original line blocks used to illustrated the privately printed First Edition of 1901. Accompanying booklet with introductory letterpress essay by Sendak. 12mo, contents loose as issued in publisher's folding cloth box with spine and cover labels. Not from Orenstein collection. Kingston, NY, 1995

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MAURICE SENDAK. Schenk de Regniers, Beatrice. What Can You Do with a Shoe?

Lot 44: MAURICE SENDAK. Schenk de Regniers, Beatrice. What Can You Do with a Shoe?

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Description: INSCRIBED WITH A DRAWING TO HAAS MAURICE SENDAK. Schenk de Regniers, Beatrice. What Can You Do with a Shoe? Illustrated by Sendak. Oblong 8vo, pictorial boards, edgweworn, spine ends frayed, dampstaining near spine and fore edges, scattered soiling; dust jacket, visible dampstaining along spine panel. first edition. inscribed and signed "maurice" to fellow children's book author and illustrator irene haas with a full-page ink drawing of the children from the story with sendak's dog jennie./span Hanrahan A19. Not from Orenstein collection. New York: Harper & Bros., (1955)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Sendak, Jack. The Happy Rain.

Lot 45: MAURICE SENDAK. Sendak, Jack. The Happy Rain.

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Description: BROTHERLY COLLABORATIONS MAURICE SENDAK. Sendak, Jack. The Happy Rain. Illustrated by Sendak. 4to, blue cloth stamped in yellow, a little edgewear; dust jacket, chips along spine panel and tips, other moderate wear. first edition, first issue, inscribed and signed by sendak for orenstein./span Sendak illustrated this first work by his brother, Jack. Hanrahan A24. New York: Harper & Bros., (1956)

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Lot 46: MAURICE SENDAK. Singer, Isaac Bashevis. Zlateh the Goat.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Singer, Isaac Bashevis. Zlateh the Goat. First Signed Limited Edition * First Trade Edition, Signed. Together, 2 volumes. Illustrated by Sendak. Limited Edition is 8vo, linen with pictorial cover onlay, spine rubbed and soiled; slipcase. Number 446 of 500 copies Signed by both Singer and Sendak * Trade is 8vo, gilt-decorated cloth; dust jacket, minor spotting. Signed by Sendak on half-title. This was Singer's first book for children. Hanrahan A66 and A66a New York: Harper & Row, (1966)

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Lot 47: MAURICE SENDAK. Stockton, Frank R. The Griffin and the Minor Canon.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Stockton, Frank R. The Griffin and the Minor Canon. Illustrated by Sendak. 8vo, 1/4 grey cloth over boards, joints and hinge splitting; dust jacket, some edgewear, spine panel toned. inscribed and signed by sendak with an ink drawing of the minor canon/span on front endpaper, dated March 1963. First Edition. New York, (1963)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Tripp, Edward. The Tin Fiddle.

Lot 48: MAURICE SENDAK. Tripp, Edward. The Tin Fiddle.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Tripp, Edward. The Tin Fiddle. Three Editions: First Edition, First Issue. Signed by Sendak * First Edition, Second Printing. Inscribed and Signed by Tripp and Signed by Sendak * First Edition in wrappers. Illustrated in sepia by Sendak. Oblong 8vo, original cloth or wrappers; dust jackets on cloth editions, chips and soiling; NY Herald Tribune Honor Book sticker on cover of First Issue. Condition varies. New York: Oxford University Press, 1954; Library Book Club, 1965

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MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. Let's Be Enemies.

Lot 49: MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. Let's Be Enemies.

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Description: MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. Let's Be Enemies. Illustrated in color by Sendak. 12mo, pictorial red boards, edges rubbed; scattered light soiling, four spots on last text page and facing blank; first issue dust jacket priced $1.95 and with 30-60 on flap, some soiling, spine panel rubbed; repaired short clean tears on verso. first edition, first issue, signed by sendak/span under half-title illustration. An increasingly scarce and favorite title. Hanrahan A46. New York: Harper & Bros., (1961)

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MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. The Moon Jumpers.

Lot 50: MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. The Moon Jumpers.

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Description: SIGNED REVIEW COPY MAURICE SENDAK. Udry, Janice May. The Moon Jumpers. Color and black-and-white illustrations by Sendak. Thin 4to, cloth-backed pictorial boards; dust jacket, unobtrusive small circular stains alonger lower front cover and spine panel, lettering slightly darkened, inside bottom flap corner clipped, not affecting printing; otherwise an unusually bright review copy with publisher's slip, of this scarce first edition, and signed by sendak on title-page./span Hanrahan A36. New York: Harper & Bros., 1959

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