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Details about Last Human.(Red Dwarf). by Doug Naylor. 1st Edition 1st Print

Hardback blue cloth witb silver lettering on spine. Dust jacket good condition not price clipped. Very good condition. | eBay!

This beautiful binding is among the best preserved and most splendid of its kind. The floral motifs are embroidered with satin stitching in silver and luminous colours. The edges are lavishly decorated, painted in gold and other colours and with gauffering. The front edge shows the symbol of hope, a woman with an anchor. The volume may have belonged to Hedvig Eleonora as there is a printed dedication to her in one of the works bound together.

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JUST reread this amazing book. Meaning I finished it about 3 hours ago.... One of the most heart-wrenching and thought-provoking stories.

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