GRIFFIN & SABINE: An Extraordinary Correspondence.

Bantock, Nick, writer and illustrator.

ISBN 10: 0811832007 / ISBN 13: 9780811832007
Published by San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2001.), 2001
Hardcover
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SIGNED hardcover - Tenth Anniversary Limited Edition. The first book in the Griffin & Sabine saga, told through postcards and letters (the actual letters are in envelopes scattered throughout the book and must be removed to be read) - a combination of art and fiction by this artist and creator of pop-up books. Illustrated in full color throughout. Unpaginated, square format. This new edition includes new artwork and the final envelope contains a note from Bantock about the next book in the series - The Gryphon - and a postcard from that book. INSCRIBED on the title page. Fine in illustrated boards. Bookseller Inventory # 63219

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Title: GRIFFIN & SABINE: An Extraordinary ...

Publisher: San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2001.)

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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With three million copies in print, the Griffin & Sabine Trilogy has captivated readers worldwid with the saga of two unlikely lovers and the conspiratorial thrill of reading their private correspondence. It has been said that Nick Bantock's innovative fusion of lush illustration, creative storytelling, and pioneering paper technology created a new genre of fiction. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of this landmark publication, Chronicle Books and Nick Bantock have created this limited edition of Griffin & Sabine, available only while supplies last. It includes never-before-seen artwork, a special postcard, and a letter from Nick Bantock himself, all in a new binding. Whether reading it for the first time or the first time in ten years, the magic of Griffin & Sabine continues to weave its spell. A tribute to a legacy, Griffin & Sabine: Tenth Anniversary Limited Edition is destined to become a collector's item.

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Nick Bantock is the author of numerous illustrated novels, including Griffin & Sabine , Sabine's Notebook , The Golden Mean , The Gryphon , and Alexandria , which together spent 100 weeks on the New York Times best-seller list. Born in England, he now lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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