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Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings, London (1972)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, London, 1972. First edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by the author on the title page, "Yours sincerely Richard Adams." Fine in an fine dust jacket with a touch of shelf wear. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A superior example. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize. The title refers to a hill in the north of Hampshire, England, near the area where Adams grew up. The story has its roots in the tales that Richard Adams made up for his young daughters during long car journeys. As he explained in 2007 in an interview with the BBC, he "began telling the story of the rabbits . . . improvised off the top of my head, as we were driving along." He based the struggles of the animals on the struggles he and his friends encountered during the Battle of Oosterbeek in 1944. The daughters insisted he write it down—"they were very, very persistent." After some delay he began writing in the evenings and completed it 18 months later. Bookseller Inventory # 39002

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Adams, Richard.

Published by London. Rex Collings Ltd. 1972. (1972)

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Item Description: London. Rex Collings Ltd. 1972., 1972. First Edition with matching dates of 1972 on the title and copyright pages. With "Printed in Great Britain by Bristol Typesetting Co., Ltd. Barton Manor, St. Philips, Bristol." at the bottom of the copyright page. Personally Inscribed in bright black ink on the title page: "To Jeffrey with my best wishes. Richard Adams England 19th September 2007" Handsomely bound in finely woven brown cloth, stamped brightly in gilt on the spine and the front boards. Very clean and crisp throughout. With a faint convex crease down the center of the spine. In a very good plus original dustjacket printed in black ink on honey-brown-colored paper. With two tiny spots near the top of the spine adjacent to and just below the black print "ADAMS". Light edge-rubbing to the jacket, wear to the corners, and slight tears to the top and bottom edges with short separations at the top and bottom of the folds. With the original price of "£3.50 net" at the bottom of the inside front flap of the jacket. First Edition with matching dates of 1972 on the title and copyright pages. With "Printed in Great Britain by Bristol Typesetting Co., Ltd. Barton Manor, St. Philips, Bristol." at the bottom of the copyright page. Bookseller Inventory # 6994

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Watership Down: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Paradine (1976)

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Item Description: Paradine, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. 1st Edition. SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies printed. A spectacular copy that is SIGNED by Richard Adams and the illustrator. The book is in fantastic shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy with the publisher's ORIGINAL slipcase. We buy Richard Adams First Editions. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-10743140497

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ADAMS RICHARD

Published by Paradine, London (1976)

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Item Description: Paradine, London, 1976. Hard Cover. First Edition. Signed Limited Edition of 250 copies of which this is # 151. This is one of 30 or so rare copies which have an additional watercolour illustration by John Lawrence to the front free end-paper signed in initials by the artist. The binding (by Sangorski and Sutcliffe) is in sumptuous full crushed green morocco with marbled end-papers, raised bands, all edges gilt, with beautiful gilt rabbit motifs to the upper board, gilt corn and rabbit motifs and gilt title to the spine and numerous coloured and black and white illustrations throughout by John Lawrence (one of the UK’s best-known illustrators). This deluxe edition has a new fore-word on the genesis of the story by Richard Adams not published elsewhere. Signed by the Author to the rear of the title page and by the illustrator to the frontispiece. A fine copy in the original marble card slip-case. A remarkable book. Bookseller Inventory # 355490714192

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WATERSHIP DOWN. Signed Deluxe Edition with an: Adams, Richard; illustrated

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

Published by London: The Paradine Press. (1976)

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Item Description: London: The Paradine Press., 1976. Deluxe issue of the first illustrated edition. With a new foreword by the author published here for the first time. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the illustrator John Lawrence. Publisher-commissioned Sangorski and Sutcliffe full green morocco binding, with gilt illustration and titles to the upper board and spine. Five raised bands to the spine. All edges gilt. Housed in the original marbled card slipcase. A superb example, the binding square, firm and without fading of the spine, the contents are entirely complete, clean and fine throughout. The beautifully illustrated John Lawrence illustrated edition in the most desirable and limited format. The entire deluxe edition was limited to 250 copies, of which only 30 or so were issued with an original watercolour illustration by John Lawrence on the front free endpaper, as here. Also signed by the author Richard Adams in red ink on the title page. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. Bookseller Inventory # 13669

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Watership Down: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings (1972)

ISBN 10: 0901720313 ISBN 13: 9780901720313

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Item Description: Rex Collings, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Signed. First edition, first printing. Warmly inscribed by the author "To dear Janet, with much love, Richard Adams, December 1974." Very Good, lean and reading crease to spine, bumping to foot, light rubbing to cloth at extremities, endpapers foxed, previous owner name (Janet Vernon Hall) to front free end paper, edge of page block lightly foxed and soiled; in a Very Good dust jacket with price intact, light soiling, top edge a bit worn with light creasing and short closed tears along the top spine joints. Map at rear intact, a bit worn. A very warm inscription, signed two years after publication. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 160710001

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WATERSHIP DOWN: Adams, Richard; illustrated

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

Published by London: The Paradine Press. (1976)

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Item Description: London: The Paradine Press., 1976. First edition thus. With a new foreword by the author. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the illustrator. Publisher-commissioned Sangorski and Sutcliffe full green morocco binding, with gilt illustration and titles to the upper board and spine. Five raised bands to the spine. All edges gilt. Housed in the original marbled card slipcase. An excellent copy, the spine a touch faded otherwise the binding is fine, clean and bright. The contents are entirely complete and fine throughout. A lovely copy. Limited edition of 250 copies, this being one of 30 or so with a signed original watercolour illustration by John Lawrence on the front free endpaper. Above the original illustration there is a calligraphic manuscript inscription in red ink "With Love From David / May 1979". Signed by Richard Adams in red ink on the copyright page. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. Bookseller Inventory # 10800

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WATERSHIP DOWN: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings (1972)

ISBN 10: 0901720313 ISBN 13: 9780901720313

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Item Description: Rex Collings, 1972. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First edition.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. A rabbit with extra-sensory perception - what rubbish, or so the chief rabbit of the warren thought. He ignored Fiver's warning of impending disaster; he was wrong. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette of two rabbits to bottom corner of front cover. Folding map to rear of book. Light vertical crease running the length of the spine (reading line). Tiny dint to base of spine just above the gilt 's' of 'Collings' (publisher). Light shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Boards clean. Spine slightly cocked. Foxing to endpapers. Text block and first few text pages browned. Otherwise, contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby with a few small edge-nicks. Includes a SIGNED letter in response to the previous owner who wrote to Richard Adams after reading the book. A real treasure! [S]. SIGNED - please see description for details. Bookseller Inventory # 1811458

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Watership Down: Adams, Richard; illustrated

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

Published by Paradine (1976)

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Item Description: Paradine, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies printed. This copy is SIGNED by Richard Adams. A wonderful copy! The book is in excellent condition with minor wear to the boards and publisher's slipcase. A sharp copy SIGNED by the author and the illustrator. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13051649870

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Watership Down - SIGNED: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings, London (1972)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, London, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Near fine in a near fine unclipped dust jacket. Signed by the author on a paper pasted to the front end paper, below the words, "Yours sincerely,". This paper appears to have been cut out from a letter. The jacket has just the slightest bit of wear to the spine ends, a tiny closed tear (difficult to see) at the top of the front panel. A very nice copy. Signed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 003087

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Watership Down: Richard Adams

Richard Adams

Published by Rex Collings, UK (1973)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, UK, 1973. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 1st Edition 1972. A very interesting association to Richard Adams. The book was a presentation gift to the lawyer Michael Rubenstein from Kathe Geutner. Inscription reads 2nd July 1980 To Michael Rubenstein with eternal thanks from Fairer -The Girl in the Swing but truly Kathe Gunter. Kathe Gunter successfully sued for libel against Richard Adams/ Allen Lane for the use of her name in Richard Adams novel The Girl in a Swing. The book was subsequently re-called and new a printing was undertaken to change the central characters name to Karin Forster from Kathe Gunter. Book is near fine and bright. Contents very good. The wrapper is near fine and very bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Miniscule loss to one spine tip. More images can be taken upon request.Ref 8176 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 011708

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Watership Down - the true first printing: Richard Adams

Richard Adams

Published by Rex Collings 1972 (1972)

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Item Description: Rex Collings 1972, 1972. Book Condition: Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by Rex Collings in 1972. A very good+ book without inscriptions (map complete), in a very good unclipped wrapper with two internal tape repairs. Rubbing to the edges, one or two closed tears on the edges. A very presentable copy. Bookseller Inventory # 9329

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Watership Down - SIGNED: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings, London (1973)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, London, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Rex Collings. 1973. London. 413 pages. 1st printing of the Second edition. Rex Collings printed the true 1st edition/1st printing in 1972. There was never a second printing rather the next printing was labeled Second edition 1 year later in 1973. this second edition then went on to multiple printings. This copy is the second overall printing or the first printing of the second edition. Signed by an elderly Richard Adams directly to the title page. Book is tight, crisp and clean. Appears unread. Binding and hinges are strong. A very attractive tight copy. The book would grade Fine if not for a touch of discoloration along bottom rear edge. Original DJ with 3.50 price intact on dj flap. minor wear and minor soiling to DJ. this is an exceptional signed copy of the enduring classic. A most desirable early copy. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 001240

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ADAMS, Richard

Published by Penguin Books/ Kestrel Books,, (Middlesex, England): (1972)

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Item Description: Penguin Books/ Kestrel Books,, (Middlesex, England):, 1972. ADAMS, Richard. WATERSHIP DOWN [A Novel]. Illustrated by John Lawrence. Large octavo, brown cloth spine, tan paper-covered boards, pp. xii, 550, illustrated by John Lawrence in color and black-and-white and with folding maps. Signed and inscribed by Richard Adams: "To M- C- / with best wishes/ Richard Adams/ The Dorchester/ London/ 14th September 1978" (opposite the title page). A fine copy in fine dust jacket in publisher's slipcase box; the pictorial slipcase is very slightly rubbed at extremities, else fine. First edition thus (by this publisher); first illustrated edition, with color illustrations by John Lawrence; author's first book. Bookseller Inventory # 80055

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Watership Down: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings (1972)

ISBN 10: 0901720313 ISBN 13: 9780901720313

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Item Description: Rex Collings, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition, first printing. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket. Light soiling, several faint spots and light wear to cloth; light, uneven toning at rear. Light reading crease to spine. Previous owner name to front free end paper. Map at rear intact. Searching for a new home on account of impending highway development, a group of anthropomorphic rabbits set out to seek Watership Down. The real Watership Down is a hill near Adams' childhood home, which was threatened by development in 2012. Bookseller Inventory # 150719005

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Watership Down: Richard Adams

Richard Adams

Published by Rex Collings (1972)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, 1972. Full-Leather. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. HARDBACK - The book has been bound in full leather, with gilt lettering and tooling to the spine. The inner pages are in very good condition with light soiling to the text block. The book is free of any previous owner names or Inscriptions. The map is present to the rear of the book. The book comes with its own custom made slip case. The book is the correct first edition, published by Rex Collings in 1972. Bookseller Inventory # 000573

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Watership Down (SIGNED Plus SIGNED FILM TIE-INS): Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A. (1974)

ISBN 10: 0027000303 ISBN 13: 9780027000306

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Item Description: Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1974. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good Minus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. 1st American Edition/1st Printing (complete number line on copyright page). SIGNED by Richard Adams on a bookplate on front end page (signature only) .Some staining on rear cream coloured boards, with page age-toning and foxing along fore-edge. $6.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Also includes a card attached to half-title page SIGNED and inscribed by RICHARD BRYERS (voice of 'Fiver' in 1978 animated film version of novel and voice of 'Captain Broom in 1999 TV series). Also includes laid-in a small color photo SIGNED by JANE HORROCKS (voice of 'Hannah' in 1999 TV series). Also includes on half-title page a bookplate SIGNED and inscribed by TERRANCE RAWLINGS (Editor on 1978 film version). Also laid-in is a small B&W photo card SIGNED and inscribed by RICHARD O'CALLAGHAN (voice of 'Dandelion' in 1978 film). Also laid-in is a small B&W photo SIGNED by HARRY ANDREWS (1978 voice of 'Woundwort'--scarce Andrews signature). Also laid-in is a card SIGNED by RICHARD HORDERN (voice of 'Frith'). Author's first novel. Also laid-in is the original New York Times obituary for Adams. Unique 1st American printing of book with associated signatures for the Adams--'Watership Down' fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 020215

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan (1974)

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Item Description: Macmillan, 1974. First Edition. WATERSHIP DOWN, Macmillan, 1974, first American edition, a near fine copy in like dust-wrapper with a hint of tanning to the dust-wrapper spine. Adapted into film. The authors first book. SIGNED by the author on a bookplate laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 11919

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Adams, Richard

Published by Rex Collings, london (1972)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, london, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition in very good condition. In plain brown cloth with two gold rabbits depicted on bottom right corner. Some stains to spine and front board, otherwise fine. perhaps a candidate for re-binding? No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 001550

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan, USA (1972)

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Item Description: Macmillan, USA, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. A SIGNED US first edition, first impression. The Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and unclipped. It shows light bruising at the base of the spine. Looks very sharp. The Book : The book is very bright and clean. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. There is minimal soiling to the boards at the spine creases. The pages are clean and bright. There is a tiny spot on the leading front page edge. The binding is tight. No dog-eared pages. No remainder marks. This copy has been Flat SIGNED to the title page by Richard Adams. A lovely copy. Paypal accepted. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 006157

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Watership Down - First Illustrated Edition -: Richard Adams

Richard Adams

Published by Kestrel 1976 (1976)

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Item Description: Kestrel 1976, 1976. Book Condition: Fine. A first edition, first printing published by Kestrel in 1976. A very fine book without inscriptions in a fine unclipped wrapper with some light browning to the spine and one small nick. In a fine slip case. The best copy we have seen for a while. Bookseller Inventory # 9442

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Richard Adams - [ Hand - Signed ]

Published by Book Club Associates, London (1975)

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Item Description: Book Club Associates, London, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. Later Printing. HAND - SIGNED by Richard Adams. [pasted onto the full title page]. ~ The original dustjacket accompanies this book. Colour photograph by Jane Burton, Bruce Coleman Ltd. Chipped to spine and corners [now repaired] and housed in a removable archival sleeve. Green boards rubbed and bumped at the extremities. Bound tightly to page block. Map endpages front and rear. Previous owner inscription to top edge of inner front board. 413 pages, with browning; otherwise clean and all pages are tightly bound. - END - Our orders are shipped within 1 or 2 business days. - Thanks for your interest and I hope you like the book enough to buy it. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 000138

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan Publishing Co. (1974)

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Item Description: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good. First Edition. Signed. First American edition, first printing. Warmly inscribed by the author "To Betty Forester, with love, Richard Adams, March 1974." Very Good. Spine cloth mottled, small abrasions to top edge of boards, several small spots to edge of page block. In a Very Good dust jacket with price of $6.95 intact and compass on rear panel, with light edge wear, light rubbing, light fading to the spine panel and uneven toning to the front panel at the top corner. Signed by the author. Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 170607003

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Richard Adams

Published by Rex Collings, UK (1978)

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Item Description: Rex Collings, UK, 1978. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 1st Edition 1978. The film edition of the book signed to a tipped in plate by the Richard Adams and the film's director/producer and writer Martin Rosen. Obtained from a gentleman who worked for the publishing house. Book and wrapper are near fine and in very nice condition. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 004775

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Watership Down (Signed By The Author): Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

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Item Description: Puffin, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First UK Printing Thus published by Puffin in 2013. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with no erasures, markings or inscriptions. Appears unread. A 'signed by the author' sticker to front cover complete with a loose 'Hatchards Signed Copy' bellyband. The book has been Signed by Richard Adams to the title page. This Signed edition was limited to only 50 copies - this is number 12. B/W Illustrations throughout by David Parkins. Scarce. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1483007674033

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan New York 1972, New York (1972)

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Item Description: Macmillan New York 1972, New York, 1972. 2nd printing. 1st edition. Very Good+ Bright tight condition Very Good- jacket slight edgwr ink inscription,slight darkening to edges of dustjacket, 3 tiny chips. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 001341

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Watership Down: Adams, Richard

Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc, New York (1974)

ISBN 10: 0027000303 ISBN 13: 9780027000306

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From: Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (Schenectady, NY, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc, New York, 1974. Hardcover. First US Edition. 429pp. Full light brown sheepskin decorated in blind on the front and rear panels, spine decorated in blind with raised bands and vellum labels lettered in gold, green endpapers. The author's first novel. #51 in Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels, ed. David Pringle, 1989. A fine copy in a particularly attractive custom binding. ; Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 25929

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan, New York (1974)

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From: Randall Dollahon (Miami, FL, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Macmillan, New York, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First US edition, first printing (complete number line 10 - 1 on the copyright page. Earliest state of both book and jacket with all points present: cream colored cloth and paper covered boards (no tinge of green at all), "70003" on both book and jacket at their respective lower rear corners, British blurbs (only) on the jacket rear panel, $6.95 jacket price present, rabbit and compass on both front and rear of the jacket. A fine book in a fine dustjacket, both 'as new' with virtually no visible wear, clean, crisp, unread. The only thing that could possibly be cited as a 'flaw' on this copy is the slight separation of the top of the textblock from the backstrip of the cover - this is due to the unfortunate 'perfect binding' in the manufacturing process which makes this almost inevitable in most (if not all) copies. Other than this, this is about as close to flawless a copy as one could wish for - unblemished, uncreased, unfaded and unclipped. The publisher did not make the date of publication clear on the copyright page. Many dealers cite the 1972 copyright date as though it were the publishing date, but review slips have been noted with the date 1974. This has the ring of truth for me: in tiny printing, at the very bottom of the rear flap of the dustjacket (easily missed) is the following: "Jacket design and text copyright (c) 1974, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc." I don't recall ever seeing any other description that cites this information, which does seem to nail things down, does it not?. Bookseller Inventory # 35

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WATERSHIP DOWN.: Adams, Richard.

Adams, Richard.

Published by Macmillan [1972] (1972)

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From: Lee G. Campbell (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Macmillan [1972], 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo. This copy is signed by Adams on the title page and dated "April 1975." Tiny chip at top edge, else fine in a fine dust jacket (slightly sunned at the spine). First American edition of the author's first book. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 20654

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Adams, Richard

Published by Macmillan, New York (1972)

ISBN 10: 0027000303 ISBN 13: 9780027000306

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Item Description: Macmillan, New York, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: vg+ to near fine. First American edition. Small quarto. (ix) (2) 429pp. Tan illustrated dust jacket with black and red lettering on the front cover and spine. Tan cloth over paper boards with gilt lettering on the front cover and the spine. This is the first American edition of Richard Adams acclaimed novel. The front includes a map, and the back contains the "Lapine glossary". Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. The jacket has not been price clipped. Dj with some light smudges. Binding with a light stain to the top edge of the back cover. Dust jacket and binding in very good+, interior in near fine condition overall. Bookseller Inventory # 42473

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