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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    PULLMAN, Philip (b.1946). His Dark Materials trilogy, comprising:

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    PULLMAN, Philip (b.1946). His Dark Materials trilogy, comprising:

    Northern Lights. London: Point/Scholastic Press, 1995. 8°. Half title, initials (some very faint marginal browning). Original burgundy cloth, dust-jacket illustrated by David Scutt with gold Carnegie Medal sticker on upper wrapper (some light creasing at edges of dust-jacket, corners a little rubbed). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, with publisher's address 7-9 Pratt Street on rear turn-in of dust-jacket. The presence or otherwise of the Carnegie Medal sticker is not an issue point.

    The Subtle Knife. London: Scholastic Press, 1997. 8°. Half title, initials (some very faint marginal browning). Original green cloth with knife stamped in gilt on upper cover, dust-jacket illustrated by David Scutt. FIRST EDITION.

    The Amber Spyglass. London: David Fickling Books/Scholastic, 2000. 8°. Half title, initials (some very faint marginal browning). Original black cloth lettered in gilt, dust-jacket illustrated by David Scutt (short tear to backstrip, some very light creasing to head and foot of backstrip). FIRST EDITION. (3)


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