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    Madeleine L'Engle. A Wrinkle in Time. [New York]: Ariel Books; Farrar Straus, Cudahy, [1962]. First edition, first state dust jacket. Octavo. 211 pages. Publisher's 'granite'-colored boards backed in blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt and yellow; original illustrated dust jacket by Ellen Raskin [writer and illustrator, known for The Westing Game]. Minor edgewear, head and foot of spine pushed and somewhat worn. White endpapers. Internally clean and tight, top edges trimmed, other edges rough trimmed, minor text block edgewear. Dust jacket unclipped ($3.25); minor edgewear, back panel lightly rubbed. Near fine book with near fine dust jacket.

    Winner of the 1963 Newberry Medal, listed as a First Purchase (Core Collection) title in Anatomy of Wonder, 5-96.


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