Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: Limited Signed Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: David Fickling Books, 2008.
Illustrator: Illustrated by John Lawrence
A stunning Limited Signed edition in unread Very Fine condition, never taken out of its original shrink wrap. This one SIGNED by author Philip Pullman and illustrator John Lawrence. Book and slipcase are bound in dark blue cloth.
This prequel to His Dark Materials takes place when Lee Scoresby is just 24 years old. He has traveled to the North in his hotair baloon, looking for work and adventure. Allying himself with an armored bear named Iorek Byrnison, he fights on the side of good. Decorated with Lawrence's engravings, this exquisite clothbound volume includes a removable board game and fold-out map of the mythical realm ; His Dark Materials; 16mo ; Signed by Author & Illustrator.