Signed Limited Edition of “OxCrimes”
OxCrimes is published in aid of Oxfam by Profile Books and features 27 of the finest crime writers from Britain and beyond. It is introduced by Ian Rankin.
In addition to the regular paperback edition (published May 2014) Oxfam and Profile have created a special signed limited edition cased hardback. This has signature plates from all 27 of the authors.*
130 copies of the special edition have been printed, of which 100 (1-100) are for sale and 30 (i-xxx) presented to the authors. The price of the edition is £250 but for the launch and all orders up to the end of May there is an introductory price of £195. All orders will be fulfilled by Sotherans.
* It is in fact 26 authors and one translator—Sian Reynolds has signed for Fred Vargas.
The authors are:; Mark Billingham; Ann Cleeves; John Connolly; Stella Duffy; Christopher Fowler; Neil Gaiman; John Harvey; Anthony Horowitz; Maxim Jakubowski; Peter James; Simon Lewis; Alexander McCall Smith; Val McDermid; Adrian McKinty; Denise Mina; Walter Mosley; Stuart Neville; George Pelecanos; Ian Rankin; Phil Rickman; Peter Robinson; James Sallis; Yrsa Sigurdardottir; Fred Vargas; Martyn Waites; Louise Welsh; Anne Zouroudi;
To buy the OxCrimes limited edition please contact:
Henry Sotheran Limited
2 Sackville Street, London W1S 3DP email@example.com 0207 439 6151
OxTravels and OxTales
Sotherans also have a few remaining copies of two previous Oxfam limited editions: OxTravels and OxTales.
Ox-Tales is a set of four books with original short stories from 38 authors, including Kate Atkinson, Sebastian Faulks, Helen Fielding, William Boyd, John le Carré and Jeanette Winterson. This limited edition signed box set (150 copies for sale) consists of four hand-printed volumes in a special solander box. It is priced at £495.
Ox-Travels is a single volume of stories from 36 leading travel writers, including William Dalrymple, Rory MacLean, Jan Morris, Tim Butcher, Rory Stewart, Sara Wheeler, Chris Stewart and Paul Theroux. It has beautiful individual bookplates signed by all 34 authors except Patrick Leigh Fermor (whose dates are inscribed). The remaining copies are priced at £250 each.