Edited by Iona Opie & Peter Opie, illustrated by Maurice Sendak
First printing of the Sendak edition of this book of traditional nursery rhymes, first published by the Opies in 1947.
Fine in fine jacket.
I SAW ESAU: THE SCHOOLCHILD'S POCKET BOOK
Originally the first book published by the Opies, this new edition contains a new introduction by Iona Opie and is newly illustrated by Sendak. Includes hundreds of full- and partial-page illustrations in Sendak's "older" style, more reminiscent of both REALLY ROSIE and IN THE NIGHT KITCHEN.
Cambridge: Candlewick Press, (1992). 7.5'' x 5.5''. Original blue pictorial boards. In original dust jacket. Illustrated by Sendak throughout in color and in brown line. 160 pages.
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