The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman, 1st/1st, 1997

The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman, 1st/1st, 1997

£175.00Price

This is a fine copy of Philip Pullman's 'The Subtle Knife' in first edition and first impression. London, Scholastic, 1997. The dust jacket is in fine condition, with only minimal signs of shelf wear visible- it has been price clipped. The boards are free from chips and marks and are illustrated in a beautiful gold gilding. The text blocks are bright and white, and are true to the tight binding. This copy is free from previous owner's ink and in fine condition overall. 

 

The Subtle Knife, the second book in the His Dark Materials trilogy, is a young-adult fantasy novel written by Philip Pullman and published in 1997. The novel continues the adventures of Lyra Belacqua (now known as Lyra Silvertongue) recounted in the first novel, Northern Lights, as she investigates the mysterious phenomenon of Dust. Will Parry is introduced as a companion to Lyra, and together they explore new worlds in the search for Will's father.