Book #29638

Amsterdam - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Ian McEwan
Amsterdam - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Ian McEwan.
Amsterdam - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo ; [viii], 178, [6] pages
Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1998.
ISBN: 0224051709

A most handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike first state dust-wrapper without the Booker Prize shortlist on the front panel. SIGNED by author Ian McEwan directly on the title page.

Molly Lane has just died, and her former lovers, Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday, join Molly's husband George and others mourners to pay their last respects. Clive is Britain's most successful modern composer; Vernon is an idealistic newspaper editor; and Julian Garmony is Britain's Foreign Secretary…and another of Molly's former lovers. When George finds incriminating photos of Molly and Julian, he tries to enlist Clive and Vernon in a plan to bring down Julian Garmony.

Price: $190.00

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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