Limited Editions Club, 1987, Hardcover (in Slipcase), Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
ALEJO CARPENTIER. The Kingdom of This World, New York: Limited Editions Club, 1987. Folio, copy No. 446 of an edition of 750, pp. xiv, 104, 1 (limitation page), red cloth boards half-bound in black morocco with gilt lettering to spine, slipcase, Roberto Juarez etchings, introduction by John Hersey, text in English. Signed on the limitation page by Hersey and Juarez. Sensational and lurid doings in Haiti set the tone for a novel that is deeper than it first seems. Condition of this book: Fine, no flaws. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Literature & Literary; Haiti; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53785.