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Oak Tree Press First Chapter Series of Booker Prize Winning Titles 26 x 20 cm. Deluxe edition comprising eight volumes. The first five titles with an additional plate signed and numbered by the artist: Coetzee, J.M. "Life and Times of Michael K," illustrated in black and white lithograph by South African artist Colbert Mashile. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (of 350) signed and dated by Coetzee. Atwood, Margaret. "Blind Assassin," illustrated with an ink drawing by Yoko Ono. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (of 160) signed and dated by Atwood. Middleton, Stanley, "Holiday," water color illustrated and signed by the author. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (160) signed and dated by Middleton. Hollinghurst, Alan. "Line of Beauty," illustrated with color lithograph by Gilbert and George. Roman numeral copy 20 of 36 (of 160) signed and dated by Middleton. Gordimer, Nadine. "The Conservationist," illustrated with a black and white etching signed by Cyril Coetzee. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (of 350) signed and dated by Gordimer. Byatt, A.S. "Possession A Romance," with signed color lithography by David Royle. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (of 160) signed and dated by A.S. Byatt. Unsworth, Barry. "Sacred Hunger," with signed color wood by Ezequiel Mabote. Roman numeral copy 20 of 35 (of 160) signed and dated by Barry Unsworth. Rushdie, Salman. "Midnight's Children," with a color lithograph by Thomas Howard. Roman numeral copy 20 of 150 signed and dated by Salman Rushdie. All the above authors are Booker Prize winners. Each book is comprised of the first chapter of the title, accompanied by an illustration commissioned especially for the series. All proceeds from the original sales were targeted at organizations which offer support to the child victims of the African HIV/AIDS crisis. Orig. colored boards, lettered paper spine labels. Fine in fine slipcases