Salman Rushdie; Numbered, Limited special edition, The Moor's Last Sigh, 1995
The Moor's Last Sigh, by Salman Rushdie.
Published by Jonathan Cape, London. A special edition produced by Waterstone's booksellers, to mark the opening of their 100th retail store. This copy is hand numbered 1368, of 2,500 copies, and comes with a letter from Waterstone's to one of their branches, enclosing the book as a thankyou for their contribution to Waterstone's success. The letter is dated 15 November 1995, and the book publication details also date to 1995.
This is part of a small collection of Salman Rushdie works recently acquired. See other listings for related titles.
A very good black cloth hardback with unique Waterstone's design with gilt facsimile signature of Salman Rushdie to the front cover. Mild shelf wear and a small indentation to the top edge. No dustjacket - as issued.
Text is clean, bright and soundly bound. Small marginal nick to final acknowledgements page at edge.
Text in English.
Prelims + 437pp.
Dimensions: approx 240mm high x 158mm wide x 37mm deep.
Weight: approximately 760g (unpacked).