First Edition of Touch the Water Touch the Wind; Signed by Amos Oz
Touch the Water Touch the Wind.
Item Number: 5679
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: New York, 1973.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Amos Oz on the half title page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange.
"A profusion of delightful passages couched in unfailingly lovely language" (New York Times Book Review).
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