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1 Van Allsburg, Chris
Jumanji
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1981 First Edition 
Oblong quarto. Green cloth. [32]pp with marvelous illustrations by the author. Peter and Judy play a board game and watch in amazement as their home is transformed into an exotic jungle. This was Chris Van Allsburg's second book and his first Caldecott Award winner. He took the world of children's picture books by storm with his wonderfully mysterious stories and images. Slight bump to spine heel else Fine in dustjacket with minor soil to upper panel, light crease to spine heel. 
Price: 800.00 USD
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2 Van Allsburg, Chris
Just A Dream
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990 First Edition 
4to Green cloth-backed boards. [48]pp with wonderful artwork by the author. Young Walter daydreams of a future with robots and little airplanes but the journey he takes in his night dream makes him realize that the future will be what we make it. A thoughtful book with an environmental message. Fine. Jacket with wear at spine ends and corners, some rubbing along flap folds, price-clipped. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Garden of Abdul Gasazi
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1979 First Edition 
Oblong quarto. Blind stamped wheat cloth. [32]pp illustrated with the detailed pencil drawings of Chris Van Allsburg in his first picture book effort. His compelling story and distinctive artwork was awarded a 1980 Caldecott Honor. Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket with slight rippling to lower edge near spine, a faint water stain visible there to verso of jacket. A crisp, clean, attractive copy. Review slip laid in. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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4 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Polar Express
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1985 First Edition 
Oblong quarto. Silver decorated maroon cloth. [32]pp with magnificent full-color illustrations thoughout by Chris Van Allsburg. The ultimate Christmas fantasy, a modern classic, and the winner of the 1986 Caldecott Award. Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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5 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Stranger
Boston: Houghton Mifflin (1986) First Edition 
Oblong octavo. Decorated navy blue cloth. [32]pp with the author's precise and wonderful color illustrations throughout. An other-worldly story about the Baileys and the mysterious stranger they welcome into their home. A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. Fine in almost Fine dustjacket. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Widow's Broom
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992 First Edition 
Folio. Cloth-backed boards. [32]pp. A spooky, clever, hilarious story illustrated with Chris Van Allsburg's wonderful atmospheric drawings. Corner crease to rfep else Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket with short tear at upper flap fold, light edge wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Wreck of the Zephyr
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983 First Edition 
Oblong octavo. Gilt decorated wine cloth. [32]pp with haunting illustrations from the author's paintings. A boy who wants to be the greatest sailor in the world has an incredible, life-changing experience. A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Wreck of the Zephyr
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983 First Edition 
Oblong octavo. Gilt decorated wine cloth. [32]pp with haunting illustrations from the author's paintings. A boy who wants to be the greatest sailor in the world has an incredible, life-changing experience. A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. Neat inscription to ffep. Very Good in Good dustjacket with edge tears and wear, lower panel chipped. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Van Allsburg, Chris
The Wretched Stone
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1991 First Edition 
9"x11" Cloth-backed decorated blue boards. [32]pp with fine full-color illustrations throughout by Chris Van Allsburg. Another strange and provocative story from this master artist-storyteller. Fine in dustjacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Van Allsburg, Chris
Zathura: A Space Adventure
New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2002 First Edition 
9"x12" Cloth-backed decorated black boards. [32]pp with black & white illustrations by Van Allsburg. At the end of Jumanji, Danny Budwing ran home with a game tucked under his arm. Twenty years later we find out what happens when Danny and his little brother play the game. Near Fine in dustjacket, price-clipped, minor wear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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