"Fear cuts deeper than swords” First Edition of the first Volume in the Authors Acclaimed Series; Warmly Inscribed by George R.R. Martin
A Game of Thrones.
Martin, George R.R.$1,450.00
Item Number: 81183
New York: Bantam, 1996.
First edition of the first book in the author’s acclaimed Game of Thrones series. Octavo, original half cloth, cartographic endpapers. Warmly inscribed by the author on the half-title page, “To Paul, May your summers all be bountiful. George R.R. Martin.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Tom Hallman. Book design by James Sinclair.
The Game of Thrones Series has been likened to Tolkiens Lord of the Rings saga and T.H. Whites Once and Future King. Critics call this "one of the best fantasy series ever written" (Denver Post). The books in the series have sold more than 15 million copies and have been translated into more than 20 languages.