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    Maurice Sendak. Where the Wild Things Are. [New York]: Harper & Row, [1988]. 25th Anniversary Limited Edition, #70/220, signed by Maurice Sendak and with an original drawing. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated [but 40 pages]. Publisher's crushed blue morocco, front board pictorially stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt. Printed colorful endpapers decorated with leaves, all edges gilt, dark blue silk page marker. Signed on the half title by author and illustrator, Maurice Sendak. With original ink on paper drawing of a "wild thing," signed and dated "Sept. '88" laid in. House in original linen clamshell with color pictorial inlay on front cover; touch of wear and wrinkling to clamshell. Also with original shipping box. All near fine or better.

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