Scarce Deluxe Limited Set
Mantel, Hilary ~ 2 Volume Set: Vol.1.’Wolf Hall’: Signed, Numbered,Limited One Of 100,Leather And Slipcased. Vol.2.’Bring Up The Bodies’:Signed, Numbered,Limited One of 1000.
Fourth Estate 2009-12
A Scarce Collectors 2 Vols. Set:Vol.1:'Wolf Hall'.A First Limited Edition (bound using later edition pages), SIGNED and NUMBERED by the author. Published by Fourth Estate in 2009.Quarter bound in beautiful red Nigerian leather goatskin,raised bands to the spine with the titling in gilt,thereon red cloth.The BOOK and SLIPCASE are in FINE condition.The book has been SIGNED and numbered 27/100 by HILARY MANTEL. This special edition was realised in response to the title winning the BOOKER PRIZE.It was released in an edition of 100 numbered copies and 26 Lettered copies.This is one of the numbered copies.Vol.2: 'Bring Up The Bodies'.A First Limited Edition published by Fourth Estate in 2012.A specially bound edition to mark the title winning the BOOKER PRIZE.It was released in an edition of 1000 numbered and signed copies. This is number 183 and has been SIGNED by HILARY MANTEL.The most special production of this title printed on superior quality paper and includes head and tail bands and foiled endpapers.The jacket design is based on the famous 'B necklace' portrait of Anne Boleyn and is embellished with gold foil.The BOOK and SLIPCASE are in FINE condition.A wonderful collector's set and scarce as such.Due to the size and weight of these two titles,extra postage costs may be necessary for international buyers.