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DURRELL, Lawrence.

The Plant-Magic Man.

Santa Barbara, Capra Press, 1973 Stock Code: 116530
£225.00
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First edition in book form, signed limited issue. Number 197 of 200 copies signed and numbered by the author on the colophon, and handbound by Earle Grey for the publisher. This is the fifth book in the Yes! Capra Chapbook Series, edited by Robert Durand and Noel Young. Durrell's essay first appeared in the Paris Edition of the New York Herald Tribune and Midi Libre.

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Description

Octavo. Original green decorative boards, titles to front cover and spine in red and black. Colour illustrated title page. No dust jacket issued.

Illustrations

Frontispiece stylised portrait of Ludo Chardenon of Provence, 3 colour plates, a photo reproduction by F. J. Temple, and monochrome engravings in text.

Condition

A fine copy.

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