Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2007.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Charles Schulz
A most handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition alike dustjacket. SIGNED by author David Michaels directly on the title page (silver pen on black design).
Charles Schulz, the creator of Peanuts (a name he always hated), was a profoundly unhappy man. David Michaels was given access to personal papers as well as those people close to Schulz. He has written an intriguing account of the artist from his early years in Minnesota where his artistry was not appreciated and on through his life with Snoopy and the gang at his side. 16 pages of b&w photos; 240 b&w comic strips throughout; B&W Cartoons and Photographs; Large 8vo ; 655 pages; Signed by Author.