Unique SIGNED Copy
Carey, John ( Editor) and Golding, William ~ William Golding The Man And His books: A Tribute On His 75th Birthday (SIGNED by Ted Hughes,Seamus Heaney,John Fowles, Craig Raine,John Bayley,Ian McEwan and John Carey)
Faber and Faber 1986
A First UK printing published by Faber in 1986.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.Apart from some expected tanning to the page edges and text block (due to the quality of paper used),the book appears unread.The WRAPPER is in near FINE condition and is protected in the removable Brodart archival cover. A tribute on Golding's 75th birthday by various contributors including John Fowles, Ian McEwan,Ted Hughes,Seamus Heaney, Craig Raine,John Bayley (Husband of Iris Murdoch) et al.The book has been SIGNED to the front blank endpaper by Six of the Contributors :TED HUGHES, SEAMUS HEANEY, JOHN FOWLES, CRAIG RAINE, IAN McEWAN,JOHN CAREY and JOHN BAYLEY.Ian McEwan has dated his signature as 27.3.14:The date he received the prestigious Bodleian Library Medal.A wonderful array of literary signatures in tribute to a literary Nobel Laureate!
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine