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    Maurice Sendak. New York Is Book Country. Signed Poster. New York: 1979.

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    Approximately 19 x 24 inches. Signed: "Maurice Sendak" in the lower margin to the right of the date. Designed for the Children's Services of the New York Public Library, this poster features a wonderful illustration of one of Sendak's beloved "Wild Things", eating a big apple and reading by the Empire State Building while airplanes carrying books fly on by. Backed on foam core and trimmed to edge. Light edge wear with small corner bumps. Very good



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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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