Hughes, Ted - LupercalRegular price £150.00 GBP
A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright and unfaded, showing light toning at the edges and a touch of wear at the top edge. The spine is lightly toned and has a small chip at the head. The back panel is sound - as with the front panel the borders of the panel are toned. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright. The pages are clean - there is ghosting to the endpapers. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is a little dusty. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There is a gift inscription on the ffep. Comes with a loosely inserted Ted Hughes Jabberwocky invitation card, SIGNED by Ted Hughes. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Very Good. Wrapper: Very Good
Publisher : Faber 1960