INSCRIBED BY SENDAK WITH A SKETCH OF A WILD THING
LANES, Selma G. The Art of Maurice Sendak. New York, 1980.
First edition of the first major retrospective of the acclaimed artist-author’s career, with 261 illustrations, including 94 color plates and an original Sendak pop-up, inscribed by him: “ForAlan—And with pleasure! Maurice Sendak Dec:80,” with a superb original sketch of one of his Wild Things (Moishe) saying, “Boo!" and additionally inscribed by author Selma G. Lanes. $3200.