Title: The Gnomes of Gnù
Author: Umberto Eco, William Weaver
Illustrator: Eugenio Carmi
Year: 1992 (First Edition)
Publisher: Stefanel S.p.A./Gruppo Editoriale Fabbri, Bompiani, Sonzogno, Etas S.p.A.
Book Condition: Like New
Jacket Condition: Excellent
Description: "After The Bomb and the General and The Three Astronauts, Carmi and Eco have invented another children's story that can also make adults (and potentates) stop and think. Fairy-tale? Science fiction? Ecological warning? All of these, but also a bit of reality."
Illustrated throughout with full-page, high-quality photographs of Carmi's collages.
White cloth boards with crimson text on spine. Corners and spine are perfectly straight. The jacket is in excellent overall condition, with the only real defect being some minor, localised pockmarks on the rear. Internally, the book is effectively as new.
A super copy of a scarce book.
Measures 27.5 cm × 22 cm (11″ × 8.8″). 4to. Unpaginated.