First Edition of Maurice Sendak's Outside Over There; Signed by Him

  • Outside Over There.

Outside Over There.

Item Number: 50034

New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1981.

First edition of this beautifully illustrated Sendak work. Oblong quarto, original cloth. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.

"Ida tumbles into a magical world to recover her lost sister and, in the process, makes discoveries about herself and those she loves. Hauntingly illustrated by a master storyteller and artist." (Children's Books 1981 New York Public Library). It was the inspiration for the film Labyrinth, starring David Bowie.