The 'Booker Of Bookers' Winner
Rushdie, Salman ~ Midnight’s Children (Signed By The Author) With The Scarce ‘Booker Winner’ Promotional Band
Jonathan Cape 1981
A First UK Printing published by Jonathan Cape in 1981.The BOOK is in near FINE condition with slight browning to the board edges.Otherwise a wonderful example of the book with the original ‘rough cut’ pages – no inscriptions,marks or stains.The book has been SIGNED without dedication to the title page by Salman Rushdie.A ticket for the signing event accompanies this title as provenance.The WRAPPER is complete and in near FINE condition.It has the usual light sunning to the spine and a little light browning to the upper flap edges and spine ends.The book comes complete with the rare WRAP-AROUND BAND announcing the book to be the ‘Winner of the 1981 £10,000 Booker McConnell Prize for Fiction’.The band is in near FINE condition and is complete.Light fading of colouring to the spine portion.A very nice addition to this signed BOOKER WINNER and very scarce as such!
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine