Maurice Sendak's Very Far Away; Signed by Him

  • Very Far Away.

Very Far Away.

Item Number: 46059

New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1957.

First edition of the re-issue of this Sendak work. Octavo, original glossy boards. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.

First published in 1957, Very Far Away is the second book Maurice Sendak both wrote and illustrated. In this story, a young boy with a new baby sibling, must learn to cope with his sudden lack of attention. He goes out searching for 'very far away'.