London, South Kensington
19 May 2009
A Green & Pleasant Land. Manchester: Cornerhouse, 1987.
Oblong quarto (232 x 300mm). 37 black and white photographs. Original dark grey cloth, original photo-illustrated dust-jacket (small area of discoloration on the front cover cloth where the dust-jacket once adhered).
FIRST EDITION. THE RARE HARDCOVER ISSUE, SIGNED BY DAVIES. Number 44 of 250 copies only. A very good copy. The Photobook, vol. II, pp.62-3.
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