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Lot 0040
Author: Saint-Exupery, Antoine de
Title: The Little Prince
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Harcourt, Brace & Company
Date Published: [1943 but later]

Illustrated in color by the author. (4to), illustrated tan cloth, illustrated dust jacket.

Early reprint of the classic children's book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, a fantasy stumbled upon while stranded in the Sahara Desert after a forced landing. 1960 edition with a $3.75 price on the jacket and "sheep" mistranslation on page 18.


Wear and soiling to jacket with darkening to spine, some creasing, some chips and closed tears, tapes repairs to verso; light wear to cloth with minor corner bumps; very good volume in good jacket.

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The Little Prince early reprint

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 28, 2018
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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