The story of an island town's birth, illustrated with cardboard cutout prints. "It's truly an enchanted community of lodgers, in stunning, eye-filling scenes by the Caldecott medalist".--Publishers Weekly. Illustrated.The story of an island town's birth, illustrated with cardboard cutout prints. "It's truly an enchanted community of lodgers, in stunning, eye-filling scenes by the Caldecott medalist".--Publishers Weekly. Illustrated.Read Less
Illustrated by Lent, Blair. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 039535384x. Nr Fine book in a VG to G+ DJ in mylar tight Boook bonding tight as issued, cover shows some shelf wear, some light staining due to stickers; This is the story of an island and its people told in a charming form with beautiful toy like illustrations; 8vo; unpaginated pages; Mr. Lent has won the caldecott among other awards for his Illustrating.
First edition (stated). First printing. Color illustrated paper over boards. DJ in new mylar. 10 1/8 x 9 1/4. Unpaginated. Wonderful story with great illustrations done from cardboard cuts by the author. Signed by the author with an inscription, dated Sept. 28, 1987. DJ is stained on the front. Tiny mark on front cover of book. Near fine/Good+.
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