Shadrach

Shadrach

By: DeJong, Meindert

Price: $300.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


First edition stated; 8vo, 182 pages, in-text drawings by Maurice Sendak throughout; brick colored cloth boards show light wear at extremities, short cut in spine that does not penetrate the cloth; clipped dust jacket with some faint brown spots and toned spine, award sticker on front cover. A seemingly simple story of a boy who longs for a pet, and finally ends up with his very own pet rabbit, only to find he's escaped in the night. The storytelling is complex, full of family love and the intense emotions of a childhood. A Newbery Honor book of 1954. Scarce.

Title: Shadrach

Author Name: DeJong, Meindert

Illustrator: Maurice Sendak

Categories: Children's Literature,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 001359

Keywords: BLACK RABBIT MAURICE SENDAK PET LOVER JUVENILE FICTION NEWBERY HONOR CHILDRENS LITERATURE SCANDINAVIA