Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1974. First LEC Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 7 x 10.5 in. xxviii; 327 pp. With marginal comments and markings from a copy annotated by Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi. Illustrated with reproductions of contemporary prints by Thomas Rowlandson, endpaper maps. Number 1183 of 2,000 copies.
London: Jonathan Cape, (1987). First Trade Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo. 5.5 x 8.75 in. 293 pp. Signed by Bruce Chatwin on the title page. Not to be confused with the relatively common London Limited Editions issue, this first trade edition is very scarce signed. A lovely copy of the author's most important book.
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1985. First Limited Editions Club Edition. Hardcover. With three etchings by Ian Watt: the first printed at the Heron Press, the second at Water Street Press, and the third by R.E. Townsend, all with tissue guards. Introduction by Ian Watt. Book designed by Ben...