First Edition of Ellen Raskin's Figgs and Phantoms; Warmly Inscribed by Her
Figgs and Phantoms.
Item Number: 29005
New York : E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1974.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “For Ethel & Paul many, many thanks for all your kind words Ellen Raskin.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Ellen Raskin was an American children's writer and illustrator. She won the 1979 Newbery Medal for The Westing Game, a mystery novel, and another children's mystery, Figgs & Phantoms, was a Newbery Honor Book in 1975.