The Author's Scarce First Novel
Atwood, Margaret ~ The Edible Woman : Signed By The Author
Andre Deutsch : 1969
The First UK printing published by Andre Deutsch in 1969. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Light pushing and fading to the spine tips. Light toning to the text-block with a previous owner's penned name to the front blank end paper. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light edge wear with a few nicks and two very small closed tears to the front upper edge. Slight creasing and rubbing at the upper spine end. A hint of fading to the pink colouring on the spine. The Kaye Bellman wrapper design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The books has been signed (without dedication) to the title page by the author. A ticket for the signing event accompanies this title as provenance. The author's first novel and very scarce with such attributes.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Very Good++