First US edition of this charming tale of a birthday trip to the seaside, with signed bookplate laid in.
Fine in near-fine dust jacket.
THE LONG WEEKEND
THE GUARDIAN identifies Michael Foreman as "one of the best-known British writer-illustrators," in part thanks to his remarkable output: since he began his career in 1961, he has published over 300 books for children and adults. He has earned two Kate Greenaway Medals, and has twice been nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
Read more: "Michael Foreman: 50 years of picture books," The Guardian 22 Feb 2010.
San Diego & New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1994). 8.25'' x 10''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($14.95) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color.  leaves. Harcourt Brace bookplate signed by Foreman loosely laid in. Jacket with a hint of rubbing. Sharp and bright.
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