Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author & Illustrator
Size: Oblong 4to
Publisher: New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2003.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
This unread Fine first printing of the first edition in Fine dust jacket is bound in navy blue cloth binding with gold lettering. Signed by Maurice Sendak and Tony Kushner directly on the half title page.
In this attractive volume, longtime Sendak friend Tony Kushner chronicles the life and art of Maurice Sendak. Best known as Caldecott winning illustrator of children's books, Sendak's artwork also includes set and costume designs for The Nutcracker, The Magic Flute and The Love of Three Oranges; numerous posters, CD covers, and book jackets. Using Sendak's personal papers and anecdotes, Kushner offers an intimate view into Sendak's personal and professional life ; Color Illustrations; 223,  pages.