SENDAK, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are. New York, 1963. Oblong 4o. Illustrated by Sendak. Original cloth-backed pictorial paper boards (faint spots to upper cover); original Sendak dust jacket (light toning); cloth folding case. FIRST EDITION, REVIEW COPY with the pre-publication slip laid in as such and in a first issue jacket (no mention of this title winning the Caldecott award among other points). A surprisingly rare book in the correct jacket.