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Where the wild things are by sendak, signed abebooks. Wild things hardcover april 24, 1996 by michael mcintosh author. Where the wild things are is a 1963 childrens picture book by american writer and illustrator maurice sendak, originally published by harpercollins. Where the wild things are, is a wildly wonderful book. A story in 27 words with sendaks max from where the wild things are in his wolf suit. First edition, first printing with first edition points.
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