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												The Colour of Magic by PRATCHETT TERRY
	 - Signed First Edition
			 - 1983
		 - from James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA. (SKU: 355490719715)

The Colour of Magic

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The Colour of Magic

by PRATCHETT TERRY

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London: Gerrard's Cross, 1983. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. (Gerrard's Cross 1983). First UK Edition. AN OUTSTANDING INSCRIBED ASSOCIATION COPY. Publisher's green boards with silver lettering to the spine. The merest hint of light foxing to the top and bottom edges otherwise a solid near fine copy. The D/W is in ABSOLUTELY FINE CONDITION with NO OVERLAY TO THE INSIDE FLAP. The book is inscribed on the title page: 'To Emma/ Without whom this book/ would not have been possible.../ Many thanks!/ Terry Pratchett'. The recipient was the head type-setter at Colin Smythe (the publisher). A stunning copy of a book seldom found in such beautiful, collector's condition. Photographs/scans available upon request.

Synopsis

Terry Pratchett is one of the most popular authors writing today and the author of the phenomenally successful Discworld series. His triology for young readers, The Bromeliad is being adapted into an animated movie. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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bookseller
James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA. GB (GB)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
355490719715
Title
The Colour of Magic
Author
PRATCHETT TERRY
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used
Jacket condition
Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Gerrard's Cross
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1983

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About James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA.

James M Pickard (Rare Books) is proud to be a full member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and The Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA).

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