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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter) by  Tove Jansson - Signed First Edition - 1968 - from Northern Lights Rare Books (SKU: 27012001)

Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter)

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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter): A Signed Presentation Copy

by Jansson, Tove

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  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

First Printing. Although not marked as such on the wrapper or covers, almost certainly an Advance Reading Copy of the true first edition of Tove Jansson's Sculptor's Daughter. Softcover, pp. 146(7), index, plain white card covers in dustjacket which is fixed to the book at the spine. 21 x 13 cm, edges untrimmed. A presentation copy of this important book from the author to her Godmother, the artist Ragni Cawen. At the front endpaper the author has written "Till Ragni av Tove. -68" and underneath has drawn a little heart. A unique and touching copy. Shelf-worn at the edges and corners of the covers and showing its age a little but overall in VG condition.

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Seller
Northern Lights Rare Books FI (FI)
Seller Inventory #
27012001
Title
Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter)
Author
Jansson, Tove
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st
Publisher
Schildts
Place of Publication
Helsinki
Date published
1968
Keywords
MOOMINS, MUMINTROLLET, ART, ILLUSTRATION, FINNISH SWEDISH LITERATURE, AUTHOR-SIGNED,
Bookseller catalogs
Tove Jansson;

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About Northern Lights Rare Books

Fine and rare books with an emphasis on signed books and autograph material. Special interests and expertise include the works of Tove Jansson and we are active buyers of her works - feel free to contact us if you have material to sell.

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
reading copy
Indicates a book that is perfectly serviceable for reading. It may have a defect or damage. As such, reading copy is not...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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