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Amsterdam

By: Ian McEwan

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, UK, Jonathan Cape: 1998

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8112


This UK copy of "Amsterdam" has been SIGNED by Ian McEwan on the title page! A contemporary morality tale that is as profound as it is witty, this short novel is perhaps the most purely enjoyable fiction Ian McEwan has ever written. And why "Amsterdam?" What happens there to Clive and Vernon is the most delicious shock in a novel brimming with surprises. This copy with the second state dust jacket stating Winner of the 1998 Booker Prize. View more info

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Life and Times of Michael K

By: J. M. Coetzee

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Viking Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7827


This copy of "Life & Times of Michael K" has been SIGNED by J.M. Coetzee on the title page! We are taken into the world of Michael K, a young man unwillingly caught up in a war in South Africa. In this compelling yet simple story, written in beautiful spare prose, J. M. Coetzee goes to the center of human experience-the need for an interior, spiritual life; for some connections to the world in which we live; and for purity of vision. Winner of the Booker Prize in 1983. ... View more info

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How late it was, how Late

By: Kelman, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Norton: 1995

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7193


This copy has been SIGNED by James Kelman on the title page! "Winner of the prestigious 1994 Booker Prize for fiction, a raw, uncompromising, and altogether brilliant vision of one man's struggle against the impersonal forces of the state". Told in the utterly uncensored language of the Scottish lower classes, "How Late It Was, How Late" is a dark and subtly political parable of struggle and survival, a masterpiece of irony and black humor. View more info

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The English Patient

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1992

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 6428


The acclaimed author's Booker Award-winning novel, and the basis for the immensely successful Anthony Minghella film. During the final moments of World War II, in a deserted Italian villa, four people come together: a young nurse, her will broken, all her energy focussed on her last, dying patient, a man in whom she has seen something "she wanted to learn, to grow into and hide in"...the patient, an unknown Englishman, survivor of a plane crash, his mind awash wi... View more info