Book #14459

On Chesil Beach - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Ian McEwan
Book #14459 On Chesil Beach - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Ian McEwan.
On Chesil Beach - 1st Edition/1st Printing
On Chesil Beach - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 2007.

A most handsome first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in alike dustjacket SIGNED by author Ian McEwan directly on the title page.

"It Is July 1962, Edward and Florence, young innocents married that morning, arrive at a hotel on the Dorset coast. At dinner in their rooms they struggle to suppress their fears of the wedding night to come...." (from the dust-wrapper) ; 8vo ; [vi], 166, [4] pages; Signed by Author.

Price: $67.50

Author Bio

Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan was born in Aldershot, England on June 21, 1948. He has been nominated for the Man Booker Prize six times, winning the 1998 award for his novel Amsterdam. His novel Atonement received considerable acclaim. Time Magazine named it the best novel of 2002, it was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and it was made into the 2007 major motion picture, starring Keira Knightly and James McAvoy. In 2008, McEwan was listed as one of “The Fifty Greatest British Writers since 1945”.

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