Book of Dust in 2 Volumes signed by Philip Pullman, 1st/1st, 2019
London: David Fickling Books, (2019). SIGNED. [These editions are in very similar condition, and so will be described collectively]. First editions. These are both in near fine condition. Rare, signed limited edition presentation editions, numbered at 4532/5000 (Vol. 1) and 4682/5000 (Vol.2). Presented in attractively gilt slip cases, one deep red and the other navy blue. The cloth bound boards are tight at the corners, tightly bound at the spine and free from chips and marks. The text blocks are bright and white. The author’s signature is without inscription and in blue ink. Overall, this is a highly collectible set with a highly collectible signature present.
The Book of Dust’ is a trilogy of fantasy novels by Philip
Pullman, which expands his trilogy ‘His Dark Materials’. The books further chronicle the adventures of Lyra Belacqua and her battle against the theocratic organisation known as the Magisterium and shed more light on the mysterious substance called Dust.