BREAKDOWN

By: JOHN BRATBY Controversial Novelist & Artist

Price: £45.00

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SIGNED Copy.Illustrated paper covered boards with black cloth quarter binding and gilt titles, 220 x 145 mm approx. Top edge of book block stained red. 336pp. Illustrated frontis, titlepage and many other unspecified b/w illustrations by the author/artist.First novel by controversial artist John Bratby inscribed and signed by him in ink to front free end paper. First published in the UK by Hutchinson and described by the Times Literary Supplement as anarchic and savage, sometimes very funny, sometimes painfully facetious and sometimes downright silly. Lots of sex.art parties, all ponytails and tight jeans and surrealistically caricatured conversation. A semi-autobiographical work of fiction. The copy offered by us is a first printing of the First US Edition. Near Fine/ Good (Book- author inscription, signature and date in ink to free front end paper as above. No notable defects. Dust Jacket- spine sunned, colour rubbed to extremities, 3mm approx nick with associated creasing to top front panel and top edge of rear flap fold dust soiled. Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve. Non price clipped, Please see our images of the actual book offered by us for sale.

Title: BREAKDOWN

Author Name: JOHN BRATBY Controversial Novelist & Artist

Illustrator: JOHN BRATBY

Categories: Signed Books, Modern First Editions, Fiction,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: CLEVELAND, THE WORLD PUBLISHING COMPANY: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Good

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 123157

Keywords: JOHN BRATBY, SIGNED BOOKS, FICTION, BRITISH ARTIST, THE HORSES MOUTH, JOYCE CARY, MODERN FIRST EDITIONS, ,