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Watership Down.: Illustrated by John Lawrence.

by ADAMS, Richard.

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Harmondsworth: The Paradine Press, 1976. Signed by author and illustrator, with fore-edge painting and original illustration First illustrated edition, signed limited issue, number 244 of 250 specially bound copies signed by both the author and illustrator. This copy has an original watercolour depicting four rabbits, drawn and initialled by the illustrator, to the front free endpaper verso and first blank; it also has a contemporary fore-edge painting depicting two rabbits done by the pre-eminent fore-edge artist Don Noble. Although copies of the edition often come with original drawings, this is the first copy we have handled with a fore-edge painting. Lawrence's original watercolour is also notable for running across two pages, normally limited to one.Adams's first novel, Watership Down was initially turned down by the major publishing houses, before publication by Rex Collings in 1972, and it was quickly established as a major work of British post-war literature. Sales exceeded 100,000 copies in… Read more
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WATERSHIP DOWN

by ADAMS RICHARD

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First Edition
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London: Paradine, 1976. First Edition. Hard Cover. Signed Limited Edition of 250 copies of which this is # 151. This is one of 30 or so rare copies which have an additional watercolour illustration by John Lawrence to the front free end-paper signed in initials by the artist. The binding (by Sangorski and Sutcliffe) is in sumptuous full crushed green morocco with marbled end-papers, raised bands, all edges gilt, with beautiful gilt rabbit motifs to the upper board, gilt corn and rabbit motifs and gilt title to the spine and numerous coloured and black and white illustrations throughout by John Lawrence (one of the UKs best-known illustrators). This deluxe edition has a new fore-word on the genesis of the story by Richard Adams not published elsewhere. Signed by the Author to the rear of the title page and by the illustrator to the frontispiece. A fine copy in the original marble card slip-case.… Read more
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Watership Down

by Richard Adams

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Limited
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Hardcover
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Chelmsford, Essex
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Limited edition (Paradine, 1976). Winner of the Carnegie Medal and Guardian Prize. Adapted to film in 1978 and into TV series in 1999 and 2018. One of 250 numbered copies with the original slipcase to be signed by the author and illustrator, of which this is number 12. Additional watercolour illustration to the front free endpaper with the artist's initials. Beautifully bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in green crushed morocco with gilt edges and attractive gilt motifs to spine and upper board.A fine copy with a little sunning to spine, as is common, in a fine slipcase.
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Watership Down [SIGNED]
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Watership Down [SIGNED]

by Richard Adams

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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780027000306
ISBN 10
0027000303
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Tarrington, Herefordshire
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New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1974. 1st Edition . Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Signed by Author. First printing of the first American edition, with full line number to copyright page. Very fine full green morocco leather binding. Spine has five raised bands, gilt lettering and gilt ruled compartments, light patch to title label. All page edges gilt, hand sewn bands, marbled endpapers. A few light marks to page edges, internally in first class condition throughout. Flat signed by the author to title page: 'Yours sincerely, Richard Adams, 30th November 2004'. A unique leather bound example in lovely condition. Overall condition is Near Fine. ISBN: 0027000303. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 429, [1]
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Watership Down - First Illustrated Edition - SIGNED by the Author
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Watership Down - First Illustrated Edition - SIGNED by the Author

by Adams, Richard:

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London: Kestrel / Penguin, 1976. A first edition, first printing published by Kestrel Books in 1976. A near fine book with previous owner's bookplate. Signed and inscribed to Nigel Sustins from Richard Adams with all best wishes 1978 to the rear of the half-title. In a near fine unclipped wrapper with some light creasing to the front panel and spine. Rare signed.
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WATERSHIP DOWN
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WATERSHIP DOWN

by Adams, Richard

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second hand - Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780027000306
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0027000303
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Covina, California
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New York: Macmillan, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. First American Edition, first printing in the second issue dust jacket. Signed and dated by Richard Adams on the title page. The endearing tale of a band of wild rabbits struggling to hold onto their place in the world. Octavo. Original cream paper-covered boards over a tan cloth spine, with gilt titles. A crisp, nearly fine copy in a fresh and bright dust jacket.
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Watership Down - First Illustrated Edition - SIGNED by the Author and Illustrator
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Watership Down - First Illustrated Edition - SIGNED by the Author and Illustrator

by Adams, Richard

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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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London: Kestrel, 1976. A first edition, first printing published by Kestrel in 1976. A near fine book without inscriptions (small previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown) SIGNED by the Illustrator John Lawrence on the half title page as well as signed on a bookplate to the front endpaper. Some light creasing to the dedication page. In a near fine lightly spine faded unclipped wrapper. In a fine slip case. Rare SIGNED by the illustrator and author.
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Watership Down (Signed)

by ADAMS, Richard

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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780027000306
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0027000303
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Springtown, Pennsylvania
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New York: Macmillan, 1974. Bound in beige cloth over tan boards, stamped in gold. Endpapers professionally restored and book tightened. Dust jacket shows some light crinkling an spotting. Overall, a very acceptable first edition / first stated of this classic children's book. The dust jacket maintains the $6.95 price and is the first state with just British reviews on the back panel. Signed by the author and dated (April 1976). 430pp. . Signed by Author. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +.
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Watership Down

by Richard Adams SIGNED and Martin Rosen SIGNED

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second hand - Very Good ++
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First Edition Thus 3rd Printing
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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UK: Penguin, 1978. First Edition Thus 3rd Printing. Original Cloth. Very Good ++/Very Good++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. John Lawrence. 3rd Imp 1978 of the Illustrated edition of 1976. Signed by Richard Adams to inner page and the film maker Martin Rosen. Martin Rosen is an American filmmaker and theater producer. He directed the animated film adaptations of Watership Down and The Plague Dogs, both from the Richard Adams novels. Illustrated edition with the lovely colour and black/white drawings by John Lawrence. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good. The wrapper is very good++ with light rubbing and nicks to edges. More images can be taken upon request. Ref16932
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Watership Down [SIGNED]
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Watership Down [SIGNED]

by Richard Adams / John Lawrence (Illust.)

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second hand - Fine
Edition
1st Illustrated Edition, 4th Impression
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780722651971
ISBN 10
072265197X
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Tarrington, Herefordshire
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London: Penguin Books / Kestrel Books, 1979. 1st Illustrated Edition, 4th Impression . Fine/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (17 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Small closed tear and slight scuffing to spine otherwise in nice clean condition. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Book comes with an illustrated slipcase with light shelf wear. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Fourth printing of the first illustrated edition. Quarter brown cloth with cream paper covered boards. First class condition throughout. Comes with a photograph of Richard Adams, hand signed by him in blue ink, plus a cover letter from Adams's secretary photo. We have acquired a large section of Richard Adams's library, ranging from his childhood books, through his wartime reading and up to his later life as a successful author and animal rights campaigner. Please see our other items for many more signed books and association copies from this collection. Overall book condition is Fine.… Read more
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Watership Down >>>> A SUPERB SIGNED UK ONEWORLD CLASSIC EDITION (HARDBACK)- SIGNED BY RICHARD ADAMS <<<<

by Richard Adams

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781780746623
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1780746628
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London, Greater London
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London: Oneworld Publications. A fine UK Oneworld Classic edition, first printing hardback in a fine unclipped dustjacket - All my books are always securely packed with plenty of bubblewrap in professional boxes and promptly dispatched (within 2-3 days) - SIGNED BY RICHARD ADAMS - Pictures of the book are available upon request. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 2014.
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Tales From Watership Down.

Tales From Watership Down.

by Adams, Richard

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London: Hutchinson, 1996. First edition of the author's sequel to his beloved Watership Down. Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Inscribed by the author, "Yours sincerely, Richard Adams Whitchurch, Hampshire, 28th February 2004." Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some light rubbing to the extremities. An exercise in enchantment. Richard Adams is a master of characterization and description—and his rabbit vocabulary is priceless. Tales From Watership Down is the sort of work that can transport the reader to a parallel existence" (The Baltimore Sun).
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Watership Down

by Richard Adams

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second hand - Good
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Hardcover
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Simi Valley, California
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1972. Good. First American edition [Points: full number line on verso, only British reviews on back of jacket]. SIGNED and dated April 1974 by Richard Adams on title page. Cream colored boards have a couple of small stains due to storage on the back, one small what looks like coffee stain on bottom front edge. Heavy foxing to top edge of textblock, minor foxing to fore and bottom edge of textblock. Foxing does NOT continue inside. Original owners name on half-title. Jacket present but with very heavy mottling, chipping at edges, age staining. Binding sturdy. Protected in removable archival plastic sleeve.
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Tales from Watership Down
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Tales from Watership Down

by Richard Adams SIGNED

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First Edition
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UK: Penguin, 1996. First Edition . Original Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. John Lawrence. 1st Edition 1996. A wonderful production of new stories of Richard Adams classic tale. Flat signed to title page. Uncommon to find this book signed. Book and wrapper are fine. More images can be taken upon request.Ref 3158##009823
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TALES FROM WATERSHIP DOWN [SIGNED]
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TALES FROM WATERSHIP DOWN [SIGNED]

by Adams, Richard

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First Edition, Second Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780679451259
ISBN 10
0679451250
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Rockville, Maryland
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. First Edition, Second Printing. Hardcover. 10mo., 267 pages; VG-/VG-; spine green with beige titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$23.00', mild wear and rubbing; bumping to corners; Signed flat by Richard Adams on a Knopf bookplate affixed to the ffep; First Edition, Second Printing before publication; shelved case 8. 1352529. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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