Book #29808

Amsterdam - Uncorrected Book Proof

Ian McEwan

Binding: ARC
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo ; [viii], 160 pages
Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1998.
ISBN: 0224051709

Price: $130.00

A handsome Uncorrected Book Proof of the first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition.

McEwan's Booker Prize winning morality tale, cleverly disguised as a comic novel is about Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday who had been Molly Lane's lovers. In the days following Molly's funeral, Clive and Vernon make a pact with consequences and disastrous moral decisions and their friendship will be tested to its limits.

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”.