Rare books by Maurice Sendak, including first editions and signed first editions of Where the Wild Things Are.
SENDAK, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are.
New York : 1963First edition, first printing, first issue, inscribed by the author on the half-title: "For Janet Anderson, Maurice Sendak 4/15/82". With the ticket for a book signing at Newcomb Hall Bookstore at the University of Virginia loosely inserted, signed by Anderson on the back; Janet Anderson served as a book designer at the University of Virginia Press.
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Stock Code: 133220
(SENDAK, Maurice.) SEGAL, Lore. The Juniper Tree and Other Tales From Grimm.
New York : 1973First edition, first printing, inscribed by Sendak on the half-title of volume 1, "To Ted Peck, Maurice Sendak". Sendak and Segal collaborated on this reimagining of 27 of the Brothers Grimm fairy tales for this edition, selecting 27 tales, translated by Segal and illustrated by Sendak. Learn More£275.00
Stock Code: 139386
(SENDAK, Maurice.) GRIMM, Jacob & Wilhelm. The Juniper Tree and Other Tales from Grimm.
New York : 1973First edition, limited issue, number 309 of 500 copies signed by Sendak and Segal and issued withg an extra suite of illustrations printed on Beckett paper under Sendak's supervision exclusively for this edition. Learn More£575.00
Stock Code: 139332
SENDAK, Maurice. Outside Over There.
New York : 1981First edition, first printing. Pre-publication presentation copy, signed by the author a month prior to publication on the front free endpaper, dated 13 May 1981, and with his sister's inscription above: "Natalie Sendak Lesselbaum (Maurice's sister). I gave him his first book." A lovely association copy. Learn More£1,000.00
Stock Code: 100941