Goff, Martyn ~ Prize Writing (Signed by 13 Booker Prize Winners)
Hodder & Stoughton : 1989
A First UK printing published by Hodder and Stoughton in 1989. The BOOK and WRAPPER are both in near Fine condition. The WRAPPER is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. An original collection of writings to celebrate 21 years of the Booker prize. Edited by Martyn Goff, Administrator of The Booker Prize (for 34 years) and former Chairman of Henry Sotheran and antiquarian booksellers. The book has been SIGNED by J. M. COETZEE, SALMAN RUSHDIE, RODDY DOYLE, HOWARD JACOBSON, A..S.BYATT, TOM KENEALLY, PENELOPE LIVELY, MARGARET ATWOOD, KAZUO ISHIGURO, IAN McEWAN, HILARY MANTEL, GRAHAM SWIFT and PETER CAREY either on the half-title, title page or at their individual contributions. Lightly pencilled identifying names adjacent to some of the signatures (these can be easily erased). Signed copies are exceedingly uncommon, especially those signed by J. M. Coetzee. An exceptional Booker title.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine