A Thief Among Statues (signed)

By: Kushner, Donn

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A child found living on the street in London after the First World War is one of the Home Children sent to Canada where he is falsely accused of theft. He flees to a church, where he "discovers two majestic-looking figures carved in wood. They are wearing rich wooden robes and wooden crowns -- and they are speaking to him!" 72 pages. This copy inscribed and signed by Kushner on title page. Gift inscription from grandparents to a pair grandchildren also on title page, but has nothing to do with Kushner's inscription. Light corner wear, impressions, light general wear.

Title: A Thief Among Statues (signed)

Author Name: Kushner, Donn

Illustrator: N.R. Jackson

Categories: Children--Youth--Juvenile, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Annick Press Ltd.: 1993

ISBN Number: 1-55037-289-0

ISBN Number 13: 9781550372892

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall

Seller ID: 015838

Keywords: Donn Kushner, N.R. Jackson, Nancy Ruth Jackson, woodcuts, Home Children, orphans, Canada, Britain, First World War