The Chymical Wedding signed by Lindsay Clarke, 1st / 1st, 1989
London: Jonathan Cape, (1989).
With SIGNED ephemera. First edition. This is a near fine copy. The edges are lightly crumpled but not soiled. It has not been price clipped. The author’s signature appears on the ‘Whitbread Novel Winner and Nomination for Whitbread Book of the Year 1989’ bookmark which is loosely inserted in the front. Alongside the bookmark, there is also ‘An Open Invitation to the Chymical Wedding’, issued by Jonathan Cape. Overall, this is a near fine copy of a fine title, accompanied by some interesting and rare ephemera. The novel includes themes of alchemy, the occult, fate, passion, and obsession. It won the Whitbread Prize for fiction in 1989.