The Sweetest Fig

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The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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ISBN - 10: 0395673461

ISBN - 13: 9780395673461

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"These figs are very special," the woman whispered. "They can make your dreams come true." -- Thus Monsieur Bibot, the cold-hearted dentist, was given two ordinary-looking figs as payment for extracting a tooth from an old woman''s mouth. Monsieur Bibot refused to believe such nonsense and proceeded to eat one of the figs for a bedtime snack. Although it was possibly the finest, sweetest fig he had ever tasted, it wasn''t until the next morning that Monsieur Bibot realized it indeed had the power to make his dreams come true. While dragging his poor dog, Marcel, out for his walk, he discovered that his strange dream from the night before was becoming all too real. Determined to make good use of the second fig, Monsieur Bibot learns to control is dreams. But can he control Marcel? Once again Chris Van Allsburg explores the mysterious territory between fantasy and reality in an uncanny tale that will intrigue readers of all ages.

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The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers

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$14.18

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company

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Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Picture book. 32 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile.

$18.81

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

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Book 1st print. Small light soil to a few pp. and a repaired tear. Boards very good. dj fair to good in mylar. Ex-library. Oversize.

$21.12

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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0395673461. Hbdj, light wear/soil, bit of wear at DJ spine ends, gift note covered by labels on ffep, pgs clean/white; 4to 11"-13" tall; 32 pages.

$22.28

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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The Sweetest Fig by Chris Van Allsburg, published by Houghton Mifflin 1993. Hardback story/picture book has some minor imperfections-overall clean and in good+ to very good condition. Dust jacket shows edge wear and has a few edge tears-overall good and in a Brodart protector. NOT AN EX-LIB!

$22.28

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

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Ex-Library. Large Format. Damp staining on the margins of illustrations are painted over. With new endpapers and a near fine jacket, actually a presentable-but-reading copy only.

$22.28

Sweetest Fig

Sweetest Fig

by Chris Vanallsburg Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

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9x11" GOOD DJ, tears np thin Caldecott Medal author. After being given two magical figs that make his dreams come true, Monsieur Bibot sees a new world.

$23.43

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company

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Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Picture book. 32 p. Contains: Illustrations. Intended for a juvenile audience.

$23.55

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: 1993 Houghton Mifflin, Boston; ISBN 0-395-67346-1

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1st printing, large format hardcover, dust jacket has light edge rubbing and light chipping, mainly at the corners; otherwise near fine with a bright front cover. The book itself is fine, with clean, unmarked pages. A cold-hearted dentist discovers too late that two figs from a patient can make your dreams come true. Terrific color illustrations by Chris Van Allsburgh.

$25.05

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers

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0395673461 Special order direct from the distributor.

$25.36

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company

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Hardcover in dust jacket. NO marks or writing in book.

$26.32

The Sweetest Fig--First Edition

The Sweetest Fig--First Edition

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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Sewn binding. Boards. Picture book. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: Children/-Collectors First Edition Stated W/ #'s HOR 10 to 1+ Boards & Matching Jacket in full color W/ price uncut @ $17.95+ Both MINT+ U S Printed & Unpaged & full color pictures in full color @ 8 3/4X11 3/8""+ all clean & unmarked+ Not a paperback+ Not a Library Copy= No Owners or a bookplate+ Great fine first edition for the ALLSBURG collectors+ Many thanks...Mel

$27.91

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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1st ed., 4to picture book, cloth backed boards, illustrated in color throughout by the author. A cold-hearted dentist receives two magic figs, but as might be expected, his plans for making his dreams come true don't pan out. Fine in fine, unclipped dj, no previous owner's marks.

$28.05

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean brown boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, black cloth spine with bright gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. Beautiful full-color illustrations. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, hint of very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$33.82

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company

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BRAND NEW BOOK! Shipped within 24-48 hours. Normal delivery time is 5-12 days.

$35.35

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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0395673461. Very Good in a Good dust jacket, mulitple chips and tears.; 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall.

$36.14

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: SCHOOL AND LIBRARY

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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BRAND NEW BOOK! Shipped within 24-48 hours. Normal delivery time is 5-12 days.

$36.56

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: Hard Cover

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

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1st printing (complete number line 1-10 on copyright page ).

$43.65

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: Hardcover

Publisher: HMCo

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4to. 1st Printing. A cold-hearted dentist eats a magical fig with unexpected and not good results in this moral tale by 3X CALDECOTT-HONORED VAN ALLSBURG. Dust jacket has edge wear; faint edge wear to book. INSCRIBED BY VAN ALLSBURG. OUT OF PRINT.

$51.10

The Sweetest Fig

The Sweetest Fig

by Chris Van Allsburg

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Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

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Unpaginated. 4to. Quarter cloth in dustjacket. First edition. Light shelfwear to dj. Minor edgewear to book. Inscribed by author. Inscribed.

$51.15

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