Briggs, Raymond ~ When The Wind Blows : Signed By The Author
Hamish Hamilton : 1982
The First UK printing published by Hamish Hamilton in 1982. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Original boards with minor bumping to the uppers corners and a few tiny rubbed spots to the edges. Illustrated throughout. The book has been inscribed and signed by the author to the title page: 'For John, with Best Wishes, Raymond Briggs, 1998'. Protected in a loose Mylar archival cover. 'When the Wind Blows' is a harrowing tale of a nuclear attack on Britain by the Soviet Union from the viewpoint of retired couple Jim & Hilda Bloggs. The book was made into an animated film in 1986. One of the scarcest Briggs titles to find signed. Collectible with such attributes.
CONDITION: Near Fine