Ghosh, Amitav : The Ibis Trilogy : Sea of Poppies (Signed, First Lined And Dated By The Author. The Wrapper Is Signed By The Wrapper Artist) : River Of Smoke (Signed, First Lined And Dated By The Author) : Flood Of Fire (Signed And Dated By The Author)
John Murray : 2008-15
A 3 Volume set. All are First UK printings published by John Murray. All three books are in near Fine Condition and are unread. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPERS are complete and are in Fine condition. The wrappers are protected in removable Brodart archival covers. Vol. 1: 'Sea Of Poppies' published in 2008. The author has written the first line and dated this lining to the title page : ' The Vision of the tall-masted ship....., Amitav Ghosh, May 1, 2008'. The jacket artist (Stephen Johnston) has also signed his name and dated '25/7/11' to the lower rear flap of the wrapper Vol. 2 : 'River Of Smoke' published in 2011. The author has written the first line and dated this lining to the title page :'Deeti's shrine was hidden in a cliff, Amitav Ghosh, 8/6/11'. Vol. 3 :'Flood Of Fire' published in 2015 . The author has simply signed his name and dated '26/5/15'. The acclaimed Ibis trilogy for which 'Sea of Poppies' was shortlisted for the Man booker Prize. Scarce to find such a set with such attributes and all having been signed in the year of publication.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine