Adams, Richard: Watership Down. First US Edition/First Printing.« back
This is a first US edition and first printing of Watership Down by Richard Adams, published by Macmillan in 1972.
The book and protected dust jacket are in Very Good condition with no inscriptions and not price clipped.
Set in England's Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures on their flight from the intrusion of man and the certain destruction of their home. Led by a stouthearted pair of friends, they journey forth from their native Sandleford Warren through the harrowing trials posed by predators and adversaries, to a mysterious promised land and a more perfect society.