Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: Scholastic Children's Books, 1995.
A stunning first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Philip Pullman directly on the title page. First state dust-jacket with 'POINT' on the jacket spine, price of 12.99 on jacket and 7-9 Pratt Street on rear flap.
The first volume of Philip Pullman's trilogy His Dark Materials introduces an extraordinary young girl named Lyra who is setting out on a journey in search of her missing friend Roger. Accompanying Lyra is her daemon Pantalaimon, who is just another member of this universe, much like Earth as we know it, yet very different.
Winner of the Carnegie Medal for children's fiction in the UK in 1995. Basis for the major motion picture starring Nicole Kidman, Dakota Blue Richards, Daniel Craig, and Sam Elliott; His Dark Materials; Vol. 1; 8vo; AWARDS AND HONORS include Best Books for Young Adults, Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, Horn Book Fanfare Honor Book, Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, Blue Ribbon Book, Book Links Best Book of the Year, Parents' Choice Gold Book Award, American Bookseller "Pick of the Lists"; Signed by Author.