The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

£3,250.00

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
By C. S. Lewis

First edition, first impression (Geoffrey Bles, 1950). Signed by the illustrator to the title page. Pauline Baynes illustrated a number of books, among which are some of J. R. R. Tolkien’s works and the whole Narnia series.

Original light green cloth with silver lettering to spine featuring illustrations by Pauline Baynes. Some fading to spine and marginal fading to boards with one or two minor marks and a name to top of lower board. Some cracking to gutters, but still holding firm with a previous owner name to front endpaper.

Lacking dust jacket. A facsimile reproduction of the original dust jacket is included.

A good copy of the first book in the series, featuring the signature of the illustrator whose artwork formed a vital part of bringing the world of Narnia to life.

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The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
By C. S. Lewis

Signed First Edition