THE WATER IS WIDE. Portland: Pendragon Press, . Octavo, printed boards. First edition. Limited to 1000 copies of which this is one of 50 lettered hardbound copies signed by Le Guin, artists Leo and Diane Dillon, and calligrapher Robert J. Palladino. Presentation copy with signed inscription by Le Guin to one of her book editors. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#112979).
"First printing / 1976 September" on copyright page. "This first printing of The Water is Wide is an / edition of 1000 copies of which 50 are hand-bound, / signed by the author, illustrator, and calligrapher, / lettered a - ax. 200 copies are signed by the author / and numbered 1 - 200. 750 copies are numbered 201- / 950" on colophon page.