Watership Down signed by Richard Adams 1st Illustrated 1976
Middlesex: Penguin Books Ltd & Kestrel Books (1976). The first illustrated edition complete with the original slip case. The dust wrapper and book are both in very good condition. The wrapper has some minor wear to the spine tips. The spine is also sunned with a tiny tear in the middle of one of the edges. It is price clipped. The book has occasional foxing to a few pages and very light to the text block edge. Slip case is in very nice condition. Overall the book and case presents well in very good condition. This first print of the illustrated edition also comes with a signed photo from the author that is tucked inside the book.
Illustrated throughout by John Lawrence. Richard Adams’ well known tale was recently adapted by the BBC.