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ADAMS, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Co., 1972
First American Edition, Impressive first novel, an unsentimental view of nature and our relationship to it, a landmark in the Fantasy genre. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated April 1974., Hardcover, Binding slightly cocked, as often the case with this poorly made book. Minor soiling to rear board and some spotting to the bulked text edges. Still Very Good in a Very Good or better dustwrapper (Signed; Movie Fiction; Richard Adams; Animal Rights; Fantasy; Literature: English, Signed, First Book, Modern First Editions, Environmental LIterature, Children's Literature)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down. Signed and Inscribed By Adams to Constance Smith, April 1975
$200.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan, 1972
Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, 2nd printing Very Good condition in a good + dustjacket, edgewear, Ink inscription, darkening to edges of dustjacket, 3 small chips.
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$875.00
ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
First Edition, First Printing, in a First State Dust Jacket. Signed and dated by Richard Adams on the title page. The book and dust jacket are in Very Good condition. Clean pages. Sound binding. Side edge of page block shows light foxing on the side edge, and heavy foxing to the top. Light edge, wear at corners and spine ends. Faint stain to bottom of front board. Spine cloth lightly worn. The dust jacket shows rubbing, light staining to the bottom of the front panel and a small stain to...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$299.99
Hardcover
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Adams, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$315.50
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
WATERSHIP DOWN, Macmillan, 1974, first American edition (second printing), near fine in like dust-wrapper with some slight wear and tear. Adapted into film. SIGNED by the author and his first book. First edition. Signed.
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Adams, RichardTales From Watership Down
$450.00
Publisher: Hutchinson, 1996
London: Hutchinson, 1996. First edition of the author's sequel to his beloved Watership Down. Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Inscribed by the author, "Yours sincerely, Richard Adams Whitchurch, Hampshire, 28th February 2004." Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some light rubbing to the extremities. An exercise in enchantment. Richard Adams is a master of characterization and description—and his rabbit vocabulary is priceless. Tales From Watership Down is...
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ADAMS, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$600.00
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Co.
New York: MacMillan Publishing Co., (1972) [1974]. First American Edition. Hardcover. Binding slightly cocked, as often the case with this poorly made book. Minor soiling to rear board and some spotting to the bulked text edges. Still Very Good in a Very Good or better dustwrapper. Impressive first novel, an unsentimental view of nature and our relationship to it, a landmark in the Fantasy genre. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated April 1974. First edition. Signed.
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$950.00
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.,, 1972
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1972. First American edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed and dated by the author in 1974 on the title page. Near fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with light wear. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize. The...
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ADAMS, RICHARDWatership Down
$2,500.00
Publisher: London: Rex Collins, 1972. First edition.
London: Rex Collins, 1972. First edition. Octavo. vii; 413 pages. Complete with folding map at rear. Mild vertical convex crease to spine thus a near fine copy in original medium brown tight weave cloth decorated with gilt rabbit motif on upper cover and lettered in gilt on the spine. The original pictorial dust jacket is price-clipped on the lower front flap and is slightly sunned at the spine, as usual, and has tiny tears at the jacket folds. Remains a very nice, collectible copy of the...
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Adams, RichardWatership Down (Oneworld Classics)
$115.60
New
Hardcover, ISBN 1780746628
Publisher: Oneworld Publications, 2014
First impression of this new edition in new condition, flat signed by author to title page, no markings, this is a brand new book, jacket in removable protective sleeve, please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch.; includes dustjacket
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$7.71
Softcover, ISBN 0140306013
Publisher: Puffin Books, Middlesex. UK., 1980
Used. This book will be POSTED AT OUR STANDARD RATES FULLY INSURED (UK) ONLY . Please email for further details. OFFERED FOR SALE BY A FULL-TIME STOCKHOLDING CAREER BOOKSELLER WHO TELLS YOU WHO THEY ARE AND WHAT THEIR TELEPHONE AND ADDRESS CONTACT DETAILS ARE! POSTED AT OUR STANDARD RATES FULLY INSURED! (UK ONLY). FEEL FREE TO E-MAIL FOR PHOTOGRAPHS AND FURTHER DETAILS. Size: MASS MARKET PAPERBACK
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Adams, RichardWatership Down - SIGNED
$77.07
Hardcover, ISBN 1780746628
Publisher: Oneworld Publications, 2014
Used - Like New. 1st edition, 1st printing of the Aldo Galli illustrated hardback in unclipped dustjacket. SIGNED by Richard Adams on the title page with no other inscriptions. Book and dustjacket both in as new condition. Book with no inscriptions. Not a book club edition, ex library or a remainder.; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$90.00
Hardcover
Used - Very Good. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1972. 2nd printing. Signed by the author on the title page. VG-/Good + book is tight and clean throughout. Some soiling on boards and spine. Text block is quite soiled at top. The dust jacket also has minor soiling with some creases and a tear at the top of the back fold. Half inch doodle in ink at bottom right corner of front.; includes dustjacket
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RICHARD ADAMS/MARTIN ROSEN/DAVID PELHAM-BOOK DESIGNERTHE WATERSHIP DOWN FILM PICTURE BOOK (A FIRST PRINTING-INSCRIBED BY THE BOOK DESIGNER)
$92.48
Hardcover
Publisher: PENGUIN,UK, 1978
Used - Near Fine. UK1ST.EDITION.1ST.PRINTING.NEA- R FINE HARDBACK IN A NEAR FINE DUSTWRAPPER.THIS COPY IS INSCRIBED BY THE ACCREDITED BOOK DESIGNED DAVID PELHAM ON THE FEP "ALL GOOD WISHES-DAVID PELHAM.MAY-1979" Language: eng Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down >>>> THIS IS A SUPERB SIGNED UK ONEWORLD CLASSIC EDITION (HARDBACK)- SIGNED BY RICHARD ADAMS <<<<
$146.43
Hardcover, ISBN 1780746628
Publisher: Oneworld Publications, London, 2014
Used - Like New. A superb "as new" UK Oneworld Classic edition, first printing hardback in a fine unclipped dustjacket - All my books are always securely packed with plenty of bubblewrap in professional boxes and promptly dispatched (within 2-3 days) - SIGNED BY RICHARD ADAMS - Pictures of the book are available upon request.; includes dustjacket (SIGNED; FIRST EDITION; PRINTING; FICTION; NEIL GAIMAN; CHRIS RIDDELL; FORTUNATELY THE MILK; DAVID WALLIAMS; ROALD DAHL)
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Adams, RichardTales from Watership Down
$150.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0679451250
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc, New York, 1996
Used - Near Fine. 1st American Editio/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on a bookplate on front end page (signature only). DJ has some fade and edge wear. $23.00 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket (WATERSHIP DOWN)
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Richard AdamsWatership down
$184.96
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, 1977
Used - Very Good. 1977 reprint in VG++ condition, signed, dated and located 'II/IV/05 Whitchurch' by author to title page. There is some spotting to early pages and, text pages are clean but this is a book that has been well read, the jacket has some minor wear, including a stain only visible on inside, now in removable protective sleeve, please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch.; includes dustjacket
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Adams, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$225.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York, Macmillan, [1972], 1974
Used - Fine. 3rd printing with number line 10-3 on copyright page. Original quarter beige cloth and cream paper over board covers (no olive tint), 70003 on back panel. Dust jacket price unclipped ($6.95), 70003 to lower back panel, later issue lacking rabbit and compass on rear with mixed American and British blurbs, copyright notice 1974 to lower back flap, showing some minor soiling and one small closed tear to back bottom edge. No names or writing on the maroonish end papers or in the...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$228.11
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, London, 1974
Used - Very Good. PUBLISHING DETAILS: Signed by the author, this is a second edition, third reprint of his iconic novel, published by Rex Collings of London in 1974. 413 pages plus fold-out map at back. Size; 22 x 14 cms (9" x 5.5"). Weight; 690g (1 pound 8 ounces). CONDITION: I would rate the book and dustjacket as very good. The original blue-green covers, with gilt titling, are generally clean and sound. The binding is tight and secure throughout. The text and fold-out map are clean,...
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Adams, RichardWatership Down. Signed and inscribed by Adams to Constance Smith,April 1975
$250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan New York 1972, New York, 1972
Used - Very Good. Very Good condition in a good + dustjacket, edgewear, ink inscription, darkening to edges of dustjacket, 3 small chips.; includes dustjacket (RICHARD ADAMS RABBIT)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down The Illustrated Edition
$269.73
Hardcover
Publisher: Kestrel Books, 1976
Used - Fine. Second impression of the 1976 illustrated edition in near fine condition, flat signed by author to a bookplate tipped in to ffep, pages clean, spine firm, no internal markings, the jacket has some minor shelfwear, now in removable protective sleeve, the slipcase is fine. Please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch.; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$278.95
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Scribner, 1974
Used - Very Good. Signed. 2nd printing. Signed and inscribed by Richard Adams. Jacket in Good- condition. No markings throughout text. Nice clean copy. Family owned since 1989. Selling online since 1995. Exceptional shopping experience, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!; includes dustjacket (CHILDREN'S BOOKS CLASSICS CONTEMPORARY ADAMS RICHARD)
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$322.78
Hardcover, ISBN 072265197X
Publisher: Penguin/Kestrel, London, United Kingdom, 1976
Used - Near Fine. First UK Edition thus, The Illustrated Edition in a matching Slipcase,first printed in 1976 this states reprinted in 1978. In cream boards with brown cloth strip to spine, , illustrated in colour and black and white by John Lawrence. fold-out map to the rear.The Dust-wrapper which is in fine condition is price clipped. Signed on the black opposite the title page [Yours Sincerely, Richard Adams] (WATERSHIP DOWN,ADAMS, RICHARD)
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Richard Adams - [ Hand - Signed ]Watership Down
$346.80
Hardcover
Publisher: Book Club Associates, London, 1975
Used - Good. HAND - SIGNED by Richard Adams. [pasted onto the full title page]. ~ The original dustjacket accompanies this book. Colour photograph by Jane Burton, Bruce Coleman Ltd. Chipped to spine and corners [now repaired] and housed in a removable archival sleeve. Green boards rubbed and bumped at the extremities. Bound tightly to page block. Map endpages front and rear. Previous owner inscription to top edge of inner front board. 413 pages, with browning; otherwise clean and all pages...
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Adams, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$348.00
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
Used. WATERSHIP DOWN, Macmillan, 1974, first American edition (second printing), near fine in like dust-wrapper with some slight wear and tear. Adapted into film. SIGNED by the author and his first book.; includes dustjacket (FIRST EDITIONS SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY, HORROR)
THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY / A.B.A.A / 1979
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ADAMS, Richard.Tales from Watership Down.
$382.25
Hardcover
1996
Used. 8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. With decorations by John Lawrence. A Fine copy. First edition signed by the author. "The long-awaited return to the magical world of his classic novel."; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$385.33
Softcover, ISBN 0140039589
Publisher: Puffin, UK, 2012
Used - Like New. 1st Edition Thus 2012. Flat signed and dated by the author to inner page. 40th Anniversary Edition with a new introduction by the author. The book was signed recently on the 31st March 2012 during an exhibition of new pictures of Watership Down. Richard Adams did a book signing between 3pm and 4pm as the artists paintings were on display at St George’s Church, Andover Road, Wash Common, The timing of the exhibition has come about at the same time of the proposed development...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$385.33
Hardcover
Publisher: Thorpe, UK, 1981
Used - Near Fine. 1st Edition Thus 1981.1st large print edition. Flat signed, dedicated and dated by the author to the title page. Uncommon to find this book flat signed. In fact first I have come across. Book is near fine and very bright. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE Digital images available upon request.Ref 6887 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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Adams. RichardWatership Down
$385.33
Hardcover
Publisher: UK Collings, 1974
Used. Signed by the author on title page after presentation to Oxford student. 4th reprint of Second edition. Fine copy except small bump to top corner. Dustwrapper complete, not faded at spine but slight crease to top corners.; includes dustjacket (LITERATURE)
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$389.57
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, 1973
Used - Near Fine. Beautiful copy in mylar protected dustjacket inscribed by the author.; includes dustjacket (FICTION)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$423.86
Softcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, UK, 1974
Used. New Edition 1974. States 5th Imp but this printing is the new editon with this wrappr design. Flat signed and dedicated tot he title page by the author. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good. The complete wrapper is very good+ and quite bright. More images can be taken upon request. Ref9678 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$423.86
Softcover, ISBN 0140306013
Publisher: Rex Collings, UK, 1973
Used. 2nd Edition 1973. Flat signed to a bookplate by the author. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good with bookplate to endpaper. The complete wrapper is very good+ and quite bright. Spine lightened and small marks to hinges. Light soiling to wrapper covers. Miniscule loss to spine tips and a few small closed tears to edges. The second edition is more un-common for some reason than the 1st edition. Different wrapper to the 1st edition. More images can be taken upon request. Ref9865...
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Richard AdamsTales from Watership Down
$423.86
Softcover
Publisher: Penguin, UK, 1996
Used - Fine. 1st Edition 1996. A wonderful production of new stories of Richard Adams classic tale. Flat signed to title page. Uncommon to find this book signed. Book and wrapper are fine. Digital images available upon request.Ref 3158 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Adams, Richard.Tales From Watership Down.
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1996
Used. First edition of the author's sequel to his beloved Watership Down. Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Inscribed by the author, "Yours sincerely, Richard Adams Whitchurch, Hampshire, 28th February 2004." Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some light rubbing to the extremities. "An exercise in enchantment. Richard Adams is a master of characterization and description—and his rabbit vocabulary is priceless. Tales From Watership Down is the sort of work...
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Adams, Richard (SIGNED)Tales from Watership Down
$454.69
Hardcover, ISBN 0091801664
Publisher: Hutchinson, 1996
Used - Fine. First UK edition, first printing 1996. SIGNED by the author. Very fine in perfect dustwrapper. 0.0; includes dustjacket (FICTION_FANTASY_GENERAL WATERSHIP DOWN (IMAGINARY PLACE)_FICTION)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$500.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, 1972., 1972
Used - Very Good. ISBN 0027000303. Hardback. First Printing with number line on copy right page down to 1. Signed by Author on title page. Very Good condition book with a tiny stain from front free endpaper, on top of half title page, light dust soiling on top edge, in a Very Good condition dustjacket with slight browning to spine, small crease to top edge of front cover, small brown stain on spine and on back cover, very minor chipping, rubs and creases around its edges. Tight, sound,... (FICTION)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$508.63
Softcover, ISBN 0140306013
Publisher: Rex Collings, UK, 1973
Used - Near Fine. Reprint of the 2nd Edition 1973. Flat signed and un-dedicated by the author to the endpaper. Book is near fine and very bright. The complete wrapper is very good++ and quite bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Light foxing to the wrapper front. Further images can be taken upon request. Ref8509 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Adams. RichardWatership Down
$539.46
Hardcover, ISBN 0901720313
Publisher: Rex Collings, London, 1974
Used. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.5 inches). pp.413. Colour fold-out map to rear. Green boards gilt, top edge green. Pictorial d/w, not price-clipped (£3.95), trifle edge-wear, faded to backstrip. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Fine copy in a Near Fine d/w. Signed by the author to title page: 'For Robin and Paddy Borwick / with all good wishes from / Richard Adams / November 1974'. Reprint of the second edition. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it...
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Adams, Richard GeorgeWatership Down
$550.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1974
Used - Fine. Near Fine, owner sticker, in Near Fine, 2 closed tears, Signed in archival protection; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$585.70
Softcover, ISBN 0140039589
Publisher: Penguin, UK, 1978
Used - Near Fine. 1st Edition 3rd Imp Thus 1976. An early reprint in the same format of the 1st illustrated edition with the lovely colour illustrations by John Lawrence. Flat signed and dedicated by the author to inner page. Book, wrapper and slip case are very good++ and bright. Wrapper top a little rubbed and nicked. Bookpate to endpaper. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICKON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Ref 6808 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down Film Picture Book
$585.70
Softcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, UK, 1978
Used - Near Fine. 1st Edition 1978. The film edition of the book signed to a tipped in plate by the Richard Adams and the film's director/producer and writer Martin Rosen. Obtained from a gentleman who worked for the publishing house. Book and wrapper are near fine and in very nice condition. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$616.53
Softcover, ISBN 0140039589
Publisher: Penguin, UK, 1976
Used. 1st Edition 1976. 1st illustrated edition with the lovely colour illustrations by John Lawrence. Flat signed and dedicated by the artist to inner page. Also includes a tipped in signed slip from the author Richard Adams. Book, wrapper and slip case are very good++ and bright. Wrapper top rubbed and nicked. Slip case cloth a lille marked and rubbed. More images can be taken upon request. Ref7676 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down - SIGNED and dated with the first line of the novel
$655.06
Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
Used - Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by Macmillan in 1974. A very good+ book with some light wear to the top edge of the book SIGNED, LINED and DATED (September 2008) to the title page with the first line of the book ('The Primroses were over'). In a very good+ unclipped wrapper (clipped at top but price intact), with one stain to the spine. A lovely signed item and the only copy signed in this way.; includes dustjacket
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Adams, RichardWatership Down (SIGNED Plus SIGNED FILM TIE-INS)
$675.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1974
Used - Very Good. 1st American Edition/1st Printing (complete number line on copyright page). SIGNED by Richard Adams on a bookplate on front end page (signature only) .Some staining on rear cream coloured boards, with page age-toning and foxing along fore-edge. $6.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Also includes a card attached to half-title page SIGNED and inscribed by RICHARD BRYERS (voice of 'Fiver' in 1978 animated film version of novel and voice of 'Captain Broom in 1999 TV... (WATERSHIP DOWN)
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ADAMS, RichardWATERSHIP DOWN
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Co. (1972) [1974], New York, 1972
Used. Impressive first novel, an unsentimental view of nature and our relationship to it, a landmark in the Fantasy genre. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated April 1974. Binding slightly cocked, as often the case with this poorly made book. Minor soiling to rear board and some spotting to the bulked text edges. Still Very Good in a Very Good or better dustwrapper; includes dustjacket (SIGNED; MOVIE FICTION; RICHARD ADAMS; ANIMAL RIGHTS; FANTASY; LITERATURE: ENGLISH)
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Adams, RichardWatership Down [Signed]
$770.66
Hardcover, ISBN 072265197X
Publisher: Penguin/Kestrel, UK, 1976
Used - Very Good. Signed copy of the illustrated edition 1976, first printing. Virtually fine copy in cream boards with brown cloth strip to spine, previous owner's bookplate to front free endpaper, inscribed and signed by author to reverse of half-title, dated 8th March 1978, illustrated in colour and black and white by John Lawrence. Apparent small perforation at top of half-title near the stitching (or may be a printed black rule for binding), final 4-page section just before the fold-out... (WATERSHIP DOWN SIGNED)
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$875.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
Used - Very Good. New York: Macmillan, 1974: Signed. First Edition, First Printing, in a First State Dust Jacket. Signed and dated by Richard Adams on the title page. The book and dust jacket are in Very Good condition. Clean pages. Sound binding. Side edge of page block shows light foxing on the side edge, and heavy foxing to the top. Light edge, wear at corners and spine ends. Faint stain to bottom of front board. Spine cloth lightly worn. The dust jacket shows rubbing, light staining to...
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Adams, Richard.Watership Down.
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., New York, 1972
Used. First American edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed and dated by the author in 1974 on the title page. Near fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with light wear. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize. The title refers to a hill in the north of... (WATERSHIP DOWN FIRST EDITION, RICHARD ADAMS SIGNED EDITION)
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$1,155.99
Softcover, ISBN 0140039589
Publisher: Penguin, UK, 1976
Used - Fine. 1st Edition Thus 1976. 1st illustrated edition with the lovely colour illustrations by John Lawrence. Flat signed and dedicated by the author to inner page. Book, wrapper and slip case are fine. A hint of light marking to page edges. Small closed tear to wrapper edge. Very un-common. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 8856 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Adams, Richard.Watership Down.
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Paradine, London, 1976
Used. Limited edition, one of 250 numbered copies, this copy being number 10. Octavo, original full morocco bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe.Raised bands, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, front panel with gilt stamping of two rabits, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Signed by Richard Adams and the illustrator. In fine condition with the original slipcase. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin... (WATERSHIP DOWN, RICHARD ADAMS, DOWN FIRST EDITION, SIGNED ADAMS)
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Adams, Richard; illustrated by John LawrenceWatership Down
$2,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Paradine, 1976
Used - Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies printed. This copy is SIGNED by Richard Adams. A wonderful copy! The book is in excellent condition with minor wear to the boards and publisher's slipcase. A sharp copy SIGNED by the author and the illustrator.
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ADAMS, RICHARDWATERSHIP DOWN
$3,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: REX COLLINGS, LONDON, 1972
Used - Near Fine. Author's 1st book. In custom box.; includes dustjacket
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[United States]
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Adams, RichardWatership Down - SIGNED
$3,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collins, London, 1972
Used - Near Fine. Near fine in a near fine unclipped dust jacket. Signed by the author on a paper pasted to the front end paper, below the words, "Yours sincerely,". This paper appears to have been cut out from a letter. The jacket has just the slightest bit of wear to the spine ends, a tiny closed tear (difficult to see) at the top of the front panel. A very nice copy.; includes dustjacket
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$3,390.90
Softcover, ISBN 0140306013
Publisher: Rex Collings, UK, 1973
Used - Near Fine. 1st Edition 1972. A very interesting association to Richard Adams. The book was a presentation gift to the lawyer Michael Rubenstein from Kathe Geutner. Inscription reads 2nd July 1980 To Michael Rubenstein with eternal thanks from Fairer -The Girl in the Swing but truly Kathe Gunter. Kathe Gunter successfully sued for libel against Richard Adams/ Allen Lane for the use of her name in Richard Adams novel The Girl in a Swing. The book was subsequently re-called and new a...
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ADAMS RICHARDWATERSHIP DOWN
$4,546.88
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, London, 1972
Used. First UK Edition. Spine tips a trifle pushed otherwise a VG+ copy in like D/W with a patch of fading and some surface scratches to the middle of the spine. A very nice copy indeed. Signed by the Author on the title page in his customary red ink: "Yours sincerely/ Richard Adams/ England/ 14th December 2006". John Lawrence (who painted the superb illustrations in the subsequent limited edition of 1976) has painted (on the front free end-paper) a wonderful illustration, in water colours,...
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Adams, Richard.Watership Down.
$4,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, London, 1972
Used. First edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by the author "Yours sincerely Richard Adams" on the title page. Laid in is a letter from Richard Adams assistant. Near fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with light shelf wear. A very sharp copy. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won both the... (WATERSHIP DOWN, RICHARD ADAMS, DOWN FIRST EDITION, SIGNED ADAMS)
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$5,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Paradine, 1976
Used - Like New. SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies printed. A spectacular copy that is SIGNED by Richard Adams and the illustrator. The book is in fantastic shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy with the publisher's ORIGINAL slipcase. We buy Richard Adams First Editions.
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[United States]
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Adams, Richard; illustrated by John LawrenceWATERSHIP DOWN
$5,779.94
Hardcover
Publisher: London: The Paradine Press, 1976
Used. First edition thus. With a new foreword by the author. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the illustrator. Publisher-commissioned Sangorski and Sutcliffe full green morocco binding, with gilt illustration and titles to the upper board and spine. Five raised bands to the spine. All edges gilt. Housed in the original marbled card slipcase. An excellent copy, the spine a touch faded otherwise the binding is fine, clean and bright. The contents are entirely complete... (MODERN FIRST EDITIONS# SIGNED / INSCRIBED# CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED# LITERATURE# ART BOOKS# MANUSCRIPTS# ORIGINAL ARTWORK# BINDINGS#)
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Adams, Richard.Watership Down. Signed Presentation copy of the First UK Edition, Plus 4 Letters from Richard Adams to a young bibliophile, including a signed and inscribed photograph.
$6,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: London. Rex Collings Ltd. 1972., 1972
Used. First Edition with matching dates of 1972 on the title and copyright pages. With "Printed in Great Britain by Bristol Typesetting Co., Ltd. Barton Manor, St. Philips, Bristol." at the bottom of the copyright page. Personally Inscribed in bright black ink on the title page: "To Jeffrey with my best wishes. Richard Adams England 19th September 2007" Handsomely bound in finely woven brown cloth, stamped brightly in gilt on the spine and the front boards. Very clean and crisp throughout....
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$17.41
Softcover, ISBN 0140306013
Publisher: Puffin Books, Middlesex. UK., 1980
Mass Market Paperback. Used - Very Good Very Good AVERAGE No Jacket. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Signed By a Previous Owner This book will be POSTED AT OUR STANDARD RATES FULLY INSURED (UK) ONLY. Please email for further details. OFFERED FOR SALE BY A FULL-TIME STOCKHOLDING CAREER BOOKSELLER WHO TELLS YOU WHO THEY ARE AND WHAT THEIR TELEPHONE AND ADDRESS CONTACT DETAILS ARE! POSTED AT OUR STANDARD RATES FULLY INSURED! (UK ONLY). FEEL FREE TO E-MAIL FOR PHOTOGRAPHS AND...
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[United Kingdom]
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[???]Watership Down
$125.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Macmillan, 1974
Used - Good. 0027000303 First Edition 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3. SIGNED by author with brief inscription on title page. DJ is in Fair condition, small tears/chipping to spine ends, price clipped, edge of front flap fold has some small holes. Binding solid. Text block clean. Page 13 has a small stain to edge.
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$325.24
Hardcover, ISBN 072265197X
Publisher: Penguin/Kestrel, London, United Kingdom, 1976
1st Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Near Fine. Book. Signed by Author(s) First UK Edition thus, The Illustrated Edition in a matching Slipcase, first printed in 1976 this states reprinted in 1978. In cream boards with brown cloth strip to spine, illustrated in colour and black and white by John Lawrence. fold-out map to the rear. The Dust-wrapper which is in fine condition is price clipped. Signed on the black opposite the title page [Yours Sincerely, Richard Adams] 1st Edition
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$342.94
Softcover
Publisher: Penguin Books, 1975
Paperback. Used - Good Good No Dustjacket. 1975. 478 pages. 1975 edition in pictorial card covers. Signed by the author and dedicated to 'Sue'. Clean but yellowed pages with no markings or annotations. Mild edge wear to the card covers, with some creasing to the spine and crease on front lower corner.
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Adams, RichardWatership Down / Richard Adams
$392.89
Hardcover
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good Collectible. First Edition 2nd printing with full number line. Signed and inscribed by author on title page; HC+DJ in brodart cover, price clipped with corner replaced; solid binding, clean bright text no marks or flaws. Ships in box, satisfaction guaranteed.
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Adams, RichardTales From Watership Down
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Hutchinson, London
Used - Very Good. First edition of the author's sequel to his beloved Watership Down. Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Inscribed by the author, "Yours sincerely, Richard Adams Whitchurch, Hampshire, 28th February 2004." Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some light rubbing to the extremities. "An exercise in enchantment. Richard Adams is a master of characterization and description—and his rabbit vocabulary is priceless. Tales From Watership Down is the...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$500.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: New York: Macmillan, 1972, 1972
Used - Good. ISBN 0027000303. Hardback. First Printing with number line on copy right page down to 1. Signed by Author on title page. Very Good condition book with a tiny stain from front free endpaper, on top of half title page, light dust soiling on top edge, in a Very Good condition dustjacket with slight browning to spine, small crease to top edge of front cover, small brown stain on spine and on back cover, very minor chipping, rubs and creases around its edges. Tight, sound, unmarked...
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Adams. RichardWatership Down
$520.58
Hardcover, ISBN 0901720313
Publisher: Rex Collings, London, 1974
Reprint. Signed by author. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.5 inches). pp.413. Colour fold-out map to rear. Green boards gilt, top edge green. Pictorial d/w, not price-clipped (£3.95), trifle edge-wear, faded to backstrip. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Fine copy in a Near Fine d/w. Signed by the author to title page: 'For Robin and Paddy Borwick / with all good wishes from / Richard Adams / November 1974'. Reprint of the second edition. We reduce...
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Co, New York, 1972
First American Edition. Hardcover. Used - Good Binding slightly cocked as often the case with this poorly made book Minor soiling to rear board and some spotting to the bulked text edges Still Very Good in a Very Good or better dustwrapper. Impressive first novel, an unsentimental view of nature and our relationship to it, a landmark in the Fantasy genre. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated April 1974. First American Edition
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$895.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Scribner Book Company, 1974
First edition. . Hard cover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in fine dust jacket Signed by author . Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 448 p. Audience: General/trade. Macmillan, New York, 1974. First American Edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication on the title page: "To Marilyn / With all good wishes / Richard Adams / June 1974." Book and dust jacket are both fine/near new condition. The earliest inscription we have ever seen on this title, a modern classic and something of a...
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., New York
Used - Very Good. First American edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed and dated by the author in 1974 on the title page. Near fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with light wear. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize. The title refers to a hill in the...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$1,500.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0027000303
Publisher: Scribner, 1974
1st American Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Good dust jacket. 0027000303. Jacket, now in protective brodart sleeve, has some edgewear with a few small repaired tears, and chipping at head and tail of spine. Boards are in near fine condition with only a slight top corner bend; Inscribed "To Lenore---------with kind regards from Richard Adams June 1974". Very clean pages with a tight binding.; 448 pages; Signed by Author. 1st American Edition; 1st Printing
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: London: Rex Collins, 1972. First edition
Used - Very Good. Octavo. vii; 413 pages. Complete with folding map at rear. Mild vertical convex crease to spine thus a near fine copy in original medium brown tight weave cloth decorated with gilt rabbit motif on upper cover and lettered in gilt on the spine. The original pictorial dust jacket is price-clipped on the lower front flap and is slightly sunned at the spine, as usual, and has tiny tears at the jacket folds. Remains a very nice, collectible copy of the author's celebrated first...
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Adams, RichardWatership Down
$4,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Rex Collings, London
Used - Very Good. First edition of the author's first and most beloved work. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by the author "Yours sincerely Richard Adams" on the title page. Laid in is a letter from Richard Adams assistant. Near fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with light shelf wear. A very sharp copy. Although Watership Down was rejected by 13 publishers before Collings accepted it, it has never been out of print, and is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time. It won...
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Adams, Richard John LawrenceWatership Down [Signed]
$773.22
Publisher: Penguin/Kestrel UK First Illustrated Edition, 1976
Publisher: Penguin/Kestrel UK 1976 First Illustrated Edition Very Good/Very Good Hard Back 072265197x Signed by Author Signed copy of the illustrated edition 1976, first printing. Virtually fine copy in cream boards with brown cloth strip to spine, previous owner's bookplate to front free endpaper, inscribed and signed by author to reverse of half-title, dated 8th March 1978, illustrated in colour and black and white by John Lawrence. Apparent small perforation at top of half-title near the...
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$4.64
Publisher: Puffin Books , 1975
Puffin Books 1975; 1975. 478 pages. Paperback. Lightly tanned pages and firm binding, with fair tanning on fore-edge. Moderate foxing on end papers and paste downs. Neat inscription on front paste down. Covers are acceptable, fair creasing and slight sunning on spine, with faint creasing across front and rear. No Dustjacket Paperback; Fair
World of Rare Books Ltd
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Richard AdamsWatership Down
$347.95
Publisher: Penguin Books , 1975
Penguin Books 1975; 1975. 478 pages. 1975 edition in pictorial card covers. Signed by the author and dedicated to 'Sue'. Clean but yellowed pages with no markings or annotations. Mild edge wear to the card covers, with some creasing to the spine and crease on front lower corner. No Dustjacket Paperback; Good
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