Watership Down. Richard Adams.
Watership Down
Watership Down

Watership Down

New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., (1973). First US edition. Fine. 8vo. ix,(3),429,(1) pp. A small dent on the foredge, top edge and cloth spine foxed, else a very food copy. The dustrapper is not price-clipped. There are a couple of small spots else it ins in near fine condition .

The first printing of the US edition, with the full number line on the copyright page; cream-colored binding; and with 70003 in gilt on the rear board. The dustwrapper is also first state, with the rabbit and compass repeated on the rear panel; a price of $6.95; and blurbs from UK entities.

Author's first book and a classic adventure novel. Winner of the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize.

Inscribed on the title page by the author "to Paula" and dated 1974.

. Hardcover. Item #20229

Price: $400.00

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