First Edition of Tales From Watership Down; Inscribed by Richard Adams
Tales From Watership Down.
Item Number: 1281
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 descriptionand his rabbit vocabulary is priceless. Tales From Watership Down is the sort of work that can transport the reader to a parallel existence" (The Baltimore Sun).