Inscribed first US edition of Funke's self-illustrated young adult novel, the first of her many engaging and internationally popular fantasies to be translated into English.
Near fine in fine jacket.
THE THIEF LORD
New York: The Chicken House / Scholastic, (2002). 8'' x 5.5''. Original quarter blue cloth with blue boards. Purple endpapers. In original unclipped ($16.95) pictorial dust jacket by Christian Birmingham. Map by Lothar Meier, interior illustrations by the author. 349,  pages. Inscribed by Funke on front free endpaper with accompanying sketch in silver ink. Some offsetting in gutter of front endpapers. Very faint sunning to edges of boards and jacket; slight hint of bumping to spine ends.
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