The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

The Phantom Tollbooth is a children's adventure novel and a modern fairy tale published in 1961, written by Norton Juster and illustrated by Jules Feiffer. It tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo who unexpectedly receives a magic tollbooth one afternoon and, having nothing better to do, drives through. He finds himself in the Kingdom of Wisdom. There he accepts a quest to rescue the princesses of the kingdom, acquires two faithful companions, and has many adventures.

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This is one of my favorite books. It is a VERY funny and clever story about a journey through strange lands. The book is full of puns, wordplay and weirdness.

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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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JUSTER, Norton. The Phantom Tollbooth. Illustrated by Jules Feiffer. NY: Epstein & Carroll [1961]. 8vo, 256pp. Blue cloth pictorially stamped in white. Map endpapers in blue ink; 3 two-page, 26 one-page and numerous smaller b&w illustrations. Spine ends lightly rubbed, corners a tad so, else a remarkably clean, bright copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (Slight wear and tiny… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1961
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New York, U.S.A.: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 1961 Epstein & Carroll FIRST EDITION ( distributed by Random House) **SIGNED** directly on the title page by both JUSTER & FEIFFER. A solid copy in VG+/G condition.. The deep blue boards with white lettering and illustrations have… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1961
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Epstein & Carroll, 1961. first. hardcover. fine/good. SIGNED first edition. Signed by Juster and Feiffer on the title page. Book fine. Dust jacket good, piece missing at top of spine, smaller pieces missing along top edge and corners, big tear at rear of dj, and a couple of other small tears.
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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Epstein & Carroll, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Copy In Like Jacket.$3.95 Very Rare In This Condition. True First Edition (Blue Boards) Gorgeous Fresh Copy of This Amazing Children's Classic..
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1961
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New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's original blue cloth stamped in white. Near Fine with light toning to cloth, in a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with toning and light edge wear including several closed tears. A much nicer copy than normally encountered.
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1961
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The Phantom Tollbooth (First Edition)

by Juster, Norton (Illustrations by Jules Feiffer)

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1961
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New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. New York: Epstein & Carroll, (1961). FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING     with all first issue points, including correct publisher, lack of later printing statements on copyroght page, and author's photo on rear panel (price stayed the same for many years so not an issue point). … Read more
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1961
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The Phantom Tollbooth.

by Juster, Norton; Illustrated by Jules Feiffer

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Octavo, original half cloth, cartographic endpapers, illustrated by Jules Feiffer. Boldly signed by Norton Juster on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. With an appreciation by Maurice Sendak.
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1961-01-01
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton and Jules Feiffer [Illustrator]

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The PHantom Tollbooth

by JUSTER, Norton

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New York: Random House, n.y.. Hardcover. Illustrations by Jules Feiffer. Small 4to. Black cloth with white spine lettering, pictorial price-clipped dust jacket. 256pp. Frontispiece, line drawings, map endpapers. near fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear only. Tight and attractive reprint edition of this 1961 kids' classic -- which Juster signs large and bold in blue fineline on half-title page, adding… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1962
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Phantom Tollbooth.

by JUSTER, Norton.

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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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The Phantom Tollbooth - Signed by Norton Juster

by Norton Juster

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by Juster, Norton

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Epstein & Carroll. Collectible - Acceptable. New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. 1st edition. Sm 4to. 255pp. Illus. by Jules Feiffer. Fair book. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Bookplate inside. Text is unmarked, binding good. (boredom, fantasy fiction) Inquire if you need further information.
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Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth [Unabridged] (Audio CD)

by Norton Juster

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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1961
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New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. 2nd printing. hardcover. Very Good/Good. Jules Feiffer. 8vo, 1961 Epstein & Carroll, second printing, Very Good/Good, blue cloth hardcover with dust jacket, DJ is lightly edge worn and soiled, small holes in edge of rear fold line of DJ, map endpapers, text block edges lightly foxed, interior pages are clean, 256 pages… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1996
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THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

by Norton Juster

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1989
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9780394815008
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New York: Random House, 1989. THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH- Norton Juster- Illustrated by Jules Feiffer- Random house-NY- 1989- reprint of the 1961 1st Edition- Hardcover:-8vo- FINE/VG dj is unclipped at $15.95, has small top edge stain, otherwise bright and clean, no tears-in mylar- 256pp are clean and crisp- b&w illustrations, full page and in text by Feiffer- SEE PHOTOS- "A juvenile… Read more
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1962
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third printing of the first edition hardcover in dust jacket (Epstein and Carroll, January, 1962); prior owner on the dedication page, text unmarked; little age tone; tight bind; clean cloth cover, bright titling; dj edge wear: rubbing at corners and along folds, tears, shallow chips lower front, spine ends, top back corner; flap price (3.95) present Wll
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THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

by Norton Juster

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1961
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9780394815008
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New York: Random House. 1961. 35th Anniversary Edition; Forty-Third Printing. Hardcover. 0394815009 . Very Good+ in a Near Fine dust jacket. ; 9.2 X 6.2 X 1.4 inches; 288 pages .
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Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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The Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Juster, Norton

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1972
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Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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1972
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The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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Phantom Tollbooth (Essential Modern Classics)

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1961-01-01
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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9780394820378
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1989
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The Phantom Tollbooth

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1989
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Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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The Phantom Tollbooth

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The Phantom Tollbooth (Scholastic Book Guides, Grades 6-9)

by Norton Juster

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The Phantom Tollbooth (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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Phantom Tollbooth: Novel-Ties Study Guide

by Norton Juster

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Phantom Tollbooth

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1961-01-01
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9780590409179
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