Hughes, Ted

Moortown Elegies (Lettered Signed Copy)

Published: Rainbow Press 1978


The First UK printing published by the Rainbow Press in 1978.The folio hardback BOOK is in FINE condition.Original full morocco,raised bands and gilt motif,titling and top-stain by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Wonderful patterned end papers.Near fine original cloth slipcase with minor marks to underside. One of 26 lettered copies specially bound in full morocco (out of a total edition of 175 copies) and SIGNED by Ted Hughes.This is copy 'J'.Illustrated with a drawing by Leonard Baskin.The gilt image of the bull on the front cover was drawn by Ted Hughes.A beautiful production.




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