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Russell Hoban / Lilian Hoban (Illust.) / [Richard
RUSSELL HOBAN The Mouse and His Child SIGNED to RICHARD ADAMS 1969 1st Edition
London: 1969. Overall condition is Very Good in a Good + dust jacket. See description for full details and photos. The Mouse and His Child [SIGNED] By Russell Hoban / Lilian Hoban (Illust.) / [Richard Adams] London:Faber and Faber1969 (1st Edition) Approx Size: 5.5 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cms) Hardback. 200 printed pages Dust Jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine and corners. A little light foxing and a few small marks to covers. Two red patches to illustrated panel on front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall Condition is Good + Book: First UK edition. Green cloth binding. Foxing to page edges, a few light spots to endpapers, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to front free endpaper: 'To Richard Adams, good luck (and he'll need it) with the book that follows Watership Down, from Russ Hoban 17.5.73.' It appears that Hoban originally misspelt 'Down' as 'Downs' and erased the mistake. A wonderful association copy of Hoban's first full-length novel. A children's classic, and arguably his best known work. Overall Condition is Very Good There are many more rare and collectable books in our eBay shop, all at very reasonable prices Why not take a look... HERE. [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Tarrington Books (tarringtonbooks) [Tarrington, Herefordshire, United Kingdom]
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