A discussion of the works of author Alan Garner.
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Book Description Collins, 1981. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0001950436. ISBN/EAN: 9780001950436. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24575. For further info on this title, click on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button directly underneath this listing. We will reply within 24 hours. Otherwise you can order right now (inclusive of shipping options) from the "Add to Basket" button to the right. Bookseller Inventory # 24575
Book Description William Collins Sons & Co Ltd, London, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Design by Enid Fairhead (illustrator). 1st Edition. First edition, first impression. Very minor edge wear to top and bottom of jacket and spine, corners slightly bruised. Not price clipped, no inscriptions, internally clean tight and square, overall in vg++ condition. 191pp. A perceptive and penetrating introduction to the works of Alan Garner, invaluable for its detailed research and exhaustive bibliographies. Bookseller Inventory # 000864
Book Description Collins, London, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. First impression of the first edition. ***Fine in dark brown cloth boards with silver titles to spine and blind arrow design to front board. Spine tight. No inscriptions. Four very light and unobtrusive tiny short dash marks to margins of contents page in biro, but faint enough to be rubbed our with a pen-eraser if so wished. No other inscriptions. Pages white and bright. ***In a fine dustwrapper that has not been price-clipped, showing original publisher's price of £5.95 net. No tears. Not faded. Dustwrapper bright and crisp. ***191 pages including detailed notes, bibliography and index to rear. 214 mm x 142 mm. ***'Alan Garner is one of the most exciting and original authors writing today. His work evokes passionate responses from a wide variety of readers, child and adult. ***In A Fine Anger Neil Philip traces Garner's development from his straightforward magic fantasy The Weirdstone of Brisingamen to his highly acclaimed Stone Book quartet, and looks in detail at his style, his subject matter, his themes and his language. ***This book should be of interest both to the general reader, and to the student, who will find it invaluable for its detailed research and bibliographies.' (Quote from inside front jacket blurb). ***An elusive critical work, essential reading for those interested in Alan Garner's magical work. ***For all our books, postage is charged at cost, allowing for packaging: any shipping rates indicated on ABE are an average only: we will reduce the P & P charge where appropriate - please contact us for postal rates for heavier books and sets etc. Bookseller Inventory # 2426
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007569781
Book Description Collins, London, 1981. Hard Cover. Book Condition: F. Dust Jacket Condition: F-. First Edition. F/F-. 8vo. original blindstamped brown boards gilt in dustwrapper (a trifle rubbed); pp. 192 (last blank). A near fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 019149
Book Description Collins, UK, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. VG/VG Small tear dj top of spine o/w VG. UNCLIPPED. Bookseller Inventory # 000259
Book Description Harper Collins, UK, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Tight, clean copy, UNCLIPPED DW, whited-out name on endpaper. Bookseller Inventory # 003288