Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog SIGNED 1st Edition in Dust Jacket 2004 by Pamela S. Turner illustrated by Yan Nascimbene


Title: Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog

Author: Pamela S. Turner
Illustrator: Yan Nascimbene

Description: Signed by both the author and the illustrator (with a little dog drawing) on the title page. First edition, first printing (with full number line). Cream-colored cloth boards with brown lettering on spine and blind embossed front board. Unmarked. Pages clean and crisp. Dust jacket not price clipped. DJ in archival sleeve. 32 unnumbered pages. 8.25 x 8.5 inches.

Relates the true story of a dog who accompanied his master to and from the Tokyo Shibuya train station for a year and, after his master died, continued to wait for him there every day for many years. Hachiko's story here is seen through the eyes of Kentaro, a young boy whose life is changed forever by his friendship with this very special dog.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Fine

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Place: New York
Year: 2004

Language: English

ISBN: 0618140948

Keywords: children's, illustrated, dogs, Tokyo, Yan Nascimbene, loyalty,

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