“I fell in love with literature and stayed lovesick all my life": First British Editions of The Coast of Utopia; Each volume is Signed by Tom Stoppard
The Coast of Utopia: Shipwreck, Salvage, Voyage.
Item Number: 5537
London: Faber & Faber, 2002.
First British editions of Stoppard’s trilogy of plays, which focuses on the philosophical debates in pre-revolution Russia between 1833 and 1866. Octavo, three volumes, original cloth. Each volume is signed by Tom Stoppard on the title page. Each volume is fine in a fine dust jacket.
Tom Stoppard has impressively won over twenty awards which most recently includes the 2001 New York Drama Critics Circle Award, the 2007 Tony Award, the 2007 Critics' Circle Award, and the 2008 Dan David Prize. Of Honorary Doctorates, he has recently received them from Yale, Cambridge, and Trinity College. The Coast of Utopia: Shipwreck, Salvage, Voyage contributes to Stoppard's not stop success. It is "Stoppard's crowning achievement" (Time Out New York) and a "brilliant, sprawling . . . a rich pageant" (The New York Times).