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The Disappeared and Other Poems (with separate signed print)
Enitharmon Editions, (London) 2002 - Limited edition, this no. 33 of 75 copies of the de luxe edition which includes a signed and numbered original etching by Tony Bevan. Harold Pinter (1930-2008) was known not only as an author, but also as a playwright, screenwriter, director and actor. Over his lifetime he received over 50 awards, prizes, and other honours, including the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2005 and the French Legion d'honneur in 2007. The artwork of Tony Bevan RA (b. 1951) has been exhibited around the world; his art attempts to "represent an internal or psychological reality by finding visual equivalents to a subject's state of mind". (N.B., above information from Wiki.) ***DESCRIPTION: Bound in rust-coloured cloth, image inset on the front cover, white paper spine label with black lettering, fore- and bottom edges uncut, one print preceding the half-title, another print as the frontispiece, title page in black and rust, twelve images total reproducing paintings by Tony Bevan made between 1986 and 2002 bound into the text with all images tipped onto the paper; type Hunt Roman, designed and printed by the Rampant Lions Press, paper Arches Velin, small folio in size (almost 12.5" tall), pagination: (1)-51, blank (52), colophon (53), limited edition, this no. 33 of 75 copies (plus 20 HC) of the de luxe edition (total edition of 240), signed by both Harold Pinter and Tony Bevan on the colophon page. The separate signed/numbered print by Tony Bevan is titled "Violet Interior", numbered 33 of 75, signed by Tony Bevan with the date of "02"; it is enclosed in a wallet of rust-coloured laid paper cardstock. Both the volume and the wallet/print are housed in a publisher's slipcase covered with rust cloth matching the book, paper label inset on the front with black lettering and a single rust decorative rule. ***CONDITION: Fine, with a strong, square text block, solid hinges, perfectly straight corners with no rubbing, the interior is clean and bright, and it is entirely free of prior owner markings. The wallet with the signed print are both also fine, with no creases or edgewear. The slipcase slipcase is strong and sturdy, with one very light stray mark near the label on the front, else fine. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the Abe standard does not always cover costs; please contact us for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
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