Jonathan and Emma seem to have every opportunity of leading the decent life, as defined traditionally by many previous generations. But even provincial life can be precarious. Sudden violence can craze the most serene surface and when it does, Jonathan and Emma are drawn to a fuller understanding.
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Book Description HUTCHINSON, 1996. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP9664772
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First edition, VG++ in nr fine unclipped dw. No inscriptions. Pages a little tanned.0488. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-18509955465
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 51/2 x 9ins. Board covers in black, gilt titles. Solid binding, corners sharp, unmarked. Interior unblemished, no annotations, no inscriptions though the page edges and page block are beginning to turn light brown. This novel by Booker prize - winner of 1974 (jointly with Nadine Gordimer) returns to themes explored in previous works : provincial life, academic background, healing creativity from the arts and literature, all that one expects from a writer sometimes called ¿ the Chekhov of suburbia¿. Bookseller Inventory # 000646
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1996 First Edition. Hardback. Dust Jacket., 1996. 8vo. pp 248. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered gilt at the spine. Modern fiction.ISBN: 0091792207 Fine in fine dust wrapper. No inscriptions, not price-clipped. Bookseller Inventory # C17472
Book Description Hutchinson London, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition... In 1976 Stanley Middleton won the Booker Prize. He was a prolific writer who built up his readership with his addictable prose style and his ability to make the ordinary extraordinary. Ronald Blythe wrote We need Stanley Middleton to remind us what the novel is about. And Isobel Quigley wrote, A rocklike example of excellence. His signed first editions are much valued and sought out by the discerning collector, and this is a superb example. It is simply signed, without a dedication, on the title page, and the book is in an unread condition, and inside a perfect protected jacket Language: eng Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-7680481491