A wonderful set with complete ephemera and very scarce as such
Atwood, Margaret ~ 2 Vols. Set : ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ And ‘The Testaments’ : Both Titles Signed By The Author : With Promotional Bookmarks, Badge, Postcards, Tote Bag and Two Promotional Posters.
Chatto and Windus, London : 1986 / 2019
A 2 Vols. set : Vol 1) 'The Handmaid's Tale'. The First UK printing published by Chatto and Windus in 1986. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition. Free from inscriptions and bookplates. It would be in near fine condition if it wasn't for the inevitable toning to the page edges and text-block, which is due to the quality of the paper stock used. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with just a hint of creasing to the upper spine tip. The book has been Signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. Vol.2 )'The Testaments'. The First UK printing published by Chatto and Windus in 2019. The BOOK is in Fine condition. Free from inscriptions and bookplates. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Fine condition. The book has been Signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. Both wrappers are protected in removable Brodart archival covers. The set is accompanied by promotional ephemera for 'The Testaments' title: 2 different promotional Bookmarks, a Postcard flyer for the 'Live in Cinemas' interview event with Margaret Atwood, a promotional Badge, a promotional Tote Bag and Two different publisher' Posters which are both 30 x 42 cm in dimensions. A wonderful set with complete ephemera and very scarce as such.
CONDITION: Very Good++/Near Fine
JACKETS: Near Fine