NANETTE THE HUNGRY PELICAN, William Wise - 1969 Illus. Lubell [Signed Inscribed]


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Gently used, with mild commensurate aging and wear. DJ looks nice with moderate wear. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! Please see description for more details. AS IS.

Nanette The Hungry Pelican

by William Wise 

illustrated by Winifred Lubell

"Nanette the Hungry Pelican, is an imaginative, fun-filled tale, told in animated verse. It is a perfect read-aloud book, yet there is a subtle sophistication in text and illustrations that will appeal to all ages." (from return of DJ) This moving and suspense-filled story will delight adventurous children and even grown-ups thanks to the entertaining full-color illustrations and the elegant verse. 48 pages. 7.5 x 9.25 inches.

Signed and inscribed. Delightful pictures by Winifred Lubell. Written in verse.

Published by: Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, New York, San Francisco, 1969.

Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition with VERY GOOD- DJ.

  • Volume is in great condition with minimal wear.
  • Color illustrated covers are clean with little to no signs of wear. 
  • Boards are clean with firm edges that are barely darkened.  
  • Corners are sharp and show some minor rubbing.
  • Spine has purple text and firm ends displaying minimal rubbing on shoulders.
  • Binding is secure though not tight.
  • Endpapers are mildly toned and mostly clean. 
  • Front endpaper features signature and inscription by author, with gift inscription on upper edge of front pastedown. (See photos) 
  • Interior is minimally toned in well-preserved condition.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Text block edges exhibit mild to moderate age-toning and some dust along head.
  • DJ is in very good- condition showing moderate toning and edgewear from rubbing, and some creases along shoulders, borders, and at corners and ends of spine.
  • Front return corners are clipped, possibly price-clipped.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20170802

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: Dust Jacket
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Subject: Children's
Topic: Nursery Books
Place of Publication: Chicago New York San Francisco
Publisher: Rand McNally & Company
Year Printed: 1969
Author: William Wise
Illustrator: Winifred Lubell
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