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THE AMBER SPYGLASS His Dark Materials III Signed on label and with Typed Letter Signed
London, Scholastic, David Fickling Books, 2000.. FIRST EDITION FIRST ISSUE 2000 (correct countdown digits 2....1), INSCRIBED BY PULLMAN ON SMALL WHITE ADHESIVE LABEL ON FRONT ENDPAPER, PLUS INTERESTING TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY PULLMAN WHICH REFERS TO THE WRITING OF THIS BOOK (see below). 8vo, black boards, gilt lettered on upper cover and spine, pages: (8), 548, (2). No previous owner inscriptions, a Fine crisp clean copy in Fine DUSTWRAPPER, not price clipped, bright and clean. On the label Pullman has written: "Regards to Frances White - Philip Pullman". The letter to Frances White on Pullman's headed paper dated 28 May 2000 mentions that he is enclosing signed labels for the first 2 books in the series and "an extra one for Volume Three! THE AMBER SPYGLASS is now in the final stages of revision. I'm just going through it now and cutting out almost every sentence in which a character is described as thinking, or feeling, or wondering, or hoping, or (in particular) remembering. If the reader can't tell that from what the characters are doing and saying, then they're doing and saying the wrong things, I reckon. // The whole thing has taken me a long time, but I'm nearly there..." MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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