[illus. PIPER, John; STONE, Reynolds] THOMAS, R.S.

The Mountains

New York: Chilmark Press, 1968



4to, pp. 42. Original three-quarter blue cloth boards, lettered in gilt to black morocco spine. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Original board slipcase. A fine, unread copy, with no wear either to book or slipcase.



First edition. Copy C of CX special numbered copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ARTIST AND ENGRAVER, with an extra set of the engravings laid in to rear, of a total edition of 350. Designed and printed by Will and Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press, and bound at the Cambridge University Press.

As well as Thomas' poem and two sets of Stone's engravings of Piper's drawings, the volume contains a descriptive essay of the Snowdon mountains by Thomas, and brief notes on the drawings themselves.

An immaculate copy of a stunning production, in its most desirable limitation.





Keywords: R.S. THOMAS John PIPER Reynolds STONE"



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