Book #24899

Mirette On The High Wire - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Emily Arnold McCully

Binding: Laminated Boards
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1992.
ISBN: 0399221301
Illustrator: Illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully

Price: $142.38

A beautiful first edition/first printing in Fine condition in just about Fine, lightly yellowed dust-jacket with the Caldecott Medal. SIGNED and dated by author/illustrator Emily Arnold McCully across the title page, she further added a beautiful drawing of Mirette. Bound in aqua laminated boards, pictorial illustration on front cover, dark blue spine with lettering in pink and white, aqua endpapers; in dust-jacket with illustrations by McCully.

Awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1993, McCully captures 19th Century Paris with her impressionistic watercolors. Mirette helps the great tightrope artist Bellini overcome fear and regain his confidence and spirit through her friendship, courage and perseverance; Color Illustrations; 4to ; [32] pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator.

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