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    E. B. White. Charlotte's Web. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1952]. First edition, publisher's code I-B on the copyright page. Octavo (7.9375 x 5.375 inches; 202 x 136 mm.). [viii], 184 pages; illustrated by Garth Williams with full-page and in-text illustrations. Publisher's light grayish yellow cloth, spine and front board decoratively stamped in black and blue; spine lettered in black and light blue; pictorial endpapers; in original dust jacket. Spine just barely leaning; spine ends very lightly pushed; top corners softly bumped. Dust jacket folds lightly worn with short closed tears or nicks at edges; flap folds faintly tanned; spine panel only a shade dulled; light marginal soiling to the rear panel; pencil notation above the price on the front flap. Near fine. A beautiful copy. A Newbery Honor book, retroactively awarded in 1971.

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