'After all what can we ever gain in forever looking back and blaming ourselves if our lives have not turned out quite as we might have wished?' In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the English countryside and into his past...A contemporary classic, The ...Read More'After all what can we ever gain in forever looking back and blaming ourselves if our lives have not turned out quite as we might have wished?' In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the English countryside and into his past...A contemporary classic, The Remains of the Day is Kazuo Ishiguro's beautiful and haunting evocation of life between the wars in a Great English House, of lost causes and lost love. The Remains of the Day is now available as a Faber Modern Classics edition.Read Less
Fair. Book is well read but remains a good reading copy with all of the pages and binding intact. The spine has bends and the cover has wear from reading including rubbing and bends. May have writing or highlighting. Quick response.
Fair. Book is in overall good condition. There is a light blue stain on the upper right hand corner of some of the pages due to water damage that does not affect the text. Cover shows some edge wear and corners are lightly worn. Pages have a minimal to moderate amount of markings. FAST SHIPPING W/USPS TRACKING! ! !
Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 245 p. Vintage International (Paperback). Audience: General/trade. Movie editon PBT with Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson on front cover. to the sample cover is incorrect. This copy is clean endpapers and 5x8 approx. If you have seen the movie, you will certainly want to read this book. Merchant and Ivory production, can't go wrong there.
Used-Very Good. VG hardback in VG dust jacket Signed copy. Reprint. Signed by author on title page; pages slightly browned; binding tight; slight wear to edges of dust jacket; dust jacket protected in removable clear film.
Fine in fine dust jacket. First American edition, first printing. Appears to be unread. A beautiful, collectible copy. Price of $18.95 intact. Protected in mylar cover. Complete refund if not totally satisfied.
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