Book #18610

The Stranger - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Chris Van Allsburg
The Stranger - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Chris Van Allsburg.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [32] pages
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1986.
ISBN: 0395423317

An attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike, slightly rubbed dustjacket.

It is late summer when Farmer Bailey has the accident. The man he hits with his truck is dressed in a peculiar fashion, all in leather. The man has lost his memory and Farmer Bailey takes him into his home to recuperate. Van Allsburg's perspective on the changing seasons. (from the dust-jacket).

Price: $70.00

Author Bio

Chris Van Allsburg

Chris Van Allsburg (born June 18, 1949 in Grand Rapids, MI) is an American author and illustrator of children's books. He won the Caldecott Medal for Jumanji (1982) and The Polar Express (1985), both of which he wrote and illustrated, and both of which were later adapted into successful motion pictures. He received the Caldecott Honor Medal in 1980 for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi.