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Inhaltsangabe: Frank Sinatra, Charles Manson and American presidents play their part in J G Ballard's tribute to the American dream past, present and future.
About the Author: J.G. Ballard was born in 1930 in Shanghai, where his father was a businessman. After internment in a civilian prison camp, he and his family returned to England in 1946. His 1984 bestseller Empire of the Sun won the Guardian Fiction Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. It was later filmed by Steven Spielberg. His controversial novel Crash was made into an equally controversial film by David Cronenberg. His 2000 novel Super-Cannes won the regional Commonwealth Writers, Best Book prize. J.G. Ballard died in 2009.
Buchbeschreibung Cape, 1981. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. 1st Edition. The jacket is shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Excellent binding.[R.K]. Buchnummer des Verkäufers sl86
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape Ltd, London, 1981. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good. First UK Edition. First UK edition with dust wrapper. Light orange boards with black lettering on the spine. Moderate discolouration on edges along with some light foxing, more so on the head edge. Head and tail of spine lightly bumped. Binding is neat and tidy. Else book is in good condition. Dustwrapper is rubbed and lightly stained. Back cover bears scratches and some scuff marks. Spine is sunned, else in good condition. Dustwrapper is covered with archival plastic. *We always describe the faults of our books meticulously; they usually present better than they sound. This book weighs over 1kg and will attract extra postage to destinations outside of Australia. Please contact bookseller for postage quote. Buchnummer des Verkäufers FIC1363
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1981. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers DADAX0224019147
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape, London, 1981. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Near Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Near Fine. First Edition. "All the members of the Apollo expedition, now anchored off the Brooklyn coast after their long voyage from Plymouth, are of some sort of American ancestry. The rest of the world, busy with its own survival, has largely forgotten about American - a nation whose destruction began with its bungling of the energy crisis in the 1980s." Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed and loose, minor edge wear, light soiling on edges of pages; otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket is lightly faded on spine, price-clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 58672
Buchbeschreibung London Jonathan Cape 1981, 1981. Buchzustand: fine. 1st UK Edition. 224pp. Octavo in original illustrated (unclipped) dust wrapper and brown cloth with black lettering on spine and brown endpapers. Text block is flawless, fine copy. fine With review submission letter tucked inside front cover on Oxford University Press letterhead. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 125079
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape, London, 1981. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. 1st British Edition. First printing of the first British edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 000163
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape, 1981. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. 1st Edition. Fine/Fine 1st UK edition. A lovely copy. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 24180
Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Buchzustand: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GOR002669623
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape, London, 1981. Hardback. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine in a Pc Dw. Bill Botten (illustrator). First Edition First Printing. Hardcover. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 045788
Buchbeschreibung Jonathan Cape, London, 1981. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 39508