The North. Limited Edition Portfolio (1972)
Author: Samuel Beckett
Book ID: 59845
The North. With Three Original Etchings by Avigdor Arikha. London: Enitharlom Press, 1972. Title printed in light green and black. Etched frontispiece and two plates by and after Arikha printed by Studio Prints and Signed in pencil beneath each image by the artist, retaining tissue guards. Loose as issued in original paper sleeve with title in blind on upper panel within original cloth chemise titled on spine and upper panel and slipcase.
Limited Edition of 137 Copies Signed by Samuel Beckett and Avigdor Arikha.
The text of The North comprises the penultimate paragraph of The Lost Ones (London: 1972), and ‘contains minor variants from the full edition in English’ (Lake, Eichhorn and Leach); this edition is illustrated by Beckett’s close friend the Israeli artist Arikha, who illustrated a number of Beckett’s works.