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QUEST FOR SITA

Written by Maurice Collis
Illustrated by Mervyn Peake
Published by Faber & Faber Limited in 1946

QUEST FOR SITA
Written by Maurice Collis. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st. 1946. Hardback.

Title Page reads: Of Ravana The Dark Angel and his paradise at Lanka Quest for Sita of Hanuman and the Divine Vultures Jatayus and Sampati. Large format 11.5 x 8.5". Black cloth covers with gilt title in red block to spine and red vignette to front cover. Limited edition printed on English hand-made paper, limited to 500 copies for sale. 31 b/w illustrations. 162 pages.

Very good condition. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby with faint white spots to outside edges (damp?). Browning to page edges. A very odd margin mark otherwise contents clean.

Stock no. 1504625

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QUEST FOR SITA
Written by Maurice Collis. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Published by John Day. 1st USA. 1947. Hardback.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and red vignette to front cover. 162 pages. B/w illustrations.

Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Spine and corners bumped, slight rubbing to cover edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to top and base of spine and a large section of loss to lower corner of front panel.

Stock no. 1312662

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