By the author of "The Cement Garden", this story revolves around a couple on holiday in Venice. On one of their expeditions they meet a friendly ...Show synopsisBy the author of "The Cement Garden", this story revolves around a couple on holiday in Venice. On one of their expeditions they meet a friendly local, and on going back to his house they meet his wife who has been crippled through his violent sexual demands - and one of the couple dies.Hide synopsis
Description:Fine in Fine jacket. 0671428500 Ex-Library Copy. With all the...Fine in Fine jacket. 0671428500 Ex-Library Copy. With all the paste ins, markings, and the dj (in a brodart sleeve) attached to the book's covers.
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Description:Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 0671428500. Tight unmarked ook,...Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 0671428500. Tight unmarked ook, still stiff to open; sunning and a few surface blemishes to boards.; 9.30 X 5.40 X 0.80 inches; 127 pages.
Description:Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 8vo 8"-9" tall Sharp-looking...Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 8vo 8"-9" tall Sharp-looking first U.S. Edition hardcover copy, with buff boards, blue cloth spine, gilt. The dust jacket is laminated and pictorial, and is unclipped, showing only slight shelf-wear and flaring. Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight. McEwan's second novel is considered a suspenseful, breathtaking work hinging on a bizarre sexual obsession. Previous owner's address (ink-stamp) is on first free endpaper; slight foxing to top edge, else about Fine. 127 pp.
Description:Good + in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Tan paper covered...Good + in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Tan paper covered boards, corners striaght, light sunning to edges. Blue cloth covered spine, light sunning to head and tail. Book body clean and tight, mild foxing to edges. Publishers slip and author photo laid-in. Illustrated dustjacket shows light wear to edges, 1 inch closed tear to back cover, moderate soiling to edges of back flap, price intact, archival brodart protected.
Description:Good in very good dust jacket. UK hardback first impression. The...Good in very good dust jacket. UK hardback first impression. The book is Good+, with a slight spine slant and a previous owner inscription to ffep. The jacket is clipped but otherwise VG overall. Jonathan Cape 1981. 0.0 0.0" 0.0.
Description:Fine. 0224019317 British first edition, first printing....Fine. 0224019317 British first edition, first printing. Virtually no wear to jacket. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark.
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