Lot 280 of 327:
Clive Barker's Books of Blood, I-V, 2 volumes signed  

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Three volumes of Books of Blood

Barker, Clive

Santa Cruz and Los Angeles


Various dates


3 octavo first editions. Includes;

  • Books of Blood. Volumes I-III, together in one volume.  Illustrated by Harry O. Morris. Full red cloth, dust jacket. 1985.
  • Books of Blood IV. Illustrated by Harry O. Morris. Full black leather decorated in blue and red, cloth slipcase. Signed by Barker and Morris at the limitation. No. 231 of 333 signed and limited copies. 1987.
  • Books of Blood V. Illustrated by Harry O. Morris. Full black leather decorated in red, silver, and gold, cloth slipcase. Signed by Barker and Morris at the limitation. No. 224 of 333 signed and limited copies. 1988.

The first 5 volumes of Barker's seminal Books of Blood, wonderfully illustrated by Harry O. Morris. Collected in 3 books, 2 of which are signed by both the writer and artist.

Lot Amendments

A bit of light wear to slipcases; volumes fine.

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