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The Collected Works of Mervyn Peake.
Queen Anne Press. 2013. 8vo., 10 volumes, finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in Japanese silk with gold blocking, the front board of each volume inset with an illustration from the text, the back boards bearing the Chinese numerals 1-10 on veluum discs. First collected edition, limited edition of 151 sets. This one of 125 sets bound thus. "This new collected edition of prose and poetry consists of Peake's four novels (including the famous Gormenghast trilogy), two books for children, a volume of poetry, a selection of stories, a new title of miscellaneous writing and illustrations, and a volume of the pictures painted for his sons Sebastian and Fabian while the family was living on Sark. The edition of 10 volumes contains more than 1000 of Peake's superb illusttrations as well as previously unseen marginal decorations from the original manuscripts. This is the first time Peake's work has been published in one edition.
      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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