Category: Modern First Editions

CAVE BIRDS An Alchemical Cave Drama Stock code: 13500


London: Faber and Faber. 1978


First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated throughout by Leonard Baskin. A better than very good copy, the binding square and firm with a little bumping at the extremities. The contents are clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps.. Complete with the original very good rubbed and nicked price-clipped dustwrapper which is a little faded to the spine.




Inscribed in black ink on the front free endpaper "John Prescott / greetings / Ted Hughes". The recipient John Prescott (1925-2014) was proprietor of The Richmond Bookshop.