The Carpet People.
Illustrated by the Author.Gerrards Cross: Colin Smythe, 1971 Stock Code: 144029
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of the author's first novel, inscribed on the title page " To Judith, with best wishes from Terry Pratchett, a very slow writer..! Jan 26, '79", Pratchett's neighbour while he lived in Rowberrow, Somerset, from 1970 to 1993. Rather uncommon inscribed and with the jacket.
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles in gilt to spine. With the laminated dust jacket, as issued.
Numerous monochrome in-text line-drawing illustrations by Pratchett.
The binding sharp, faint foxing to edges and half-title. A near-fine copy in the very good jacket, corners rubbed, else bright and not price-clipped.
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