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Edgewood is many houses, all put inside each other, or across each other. It¿s filled with and surrounded by mystery and enchantment: the further in you go, the bigger it gets.
Smoky Barnable, who has fallen in love with Daily Alice Drinkwater, comes to Edgewood, her family home, where he finds himself drawn into a world of magical strangeness.
Crowley¿s work has a special alchemy - mixing the world we know with an imagined world which seems more true and real. Winner of the World Fantasy Award, Little, Big is eloquent, sensual, funny and unforgettable, a truly Fantasy Masterwork.
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A magical, funny, eloquent, unforgettable fantasy about a house filled with enchantment and the strange folk who inhabit it.About the Author:
John Crowley was born in 1942 and has worked in documentary films and TV since 1966. The Deep, his first SF novel, was published in 1975 and was followed by Beasts, Engine Summer and Great Work of Time. In his later work, Little, Big, Aegypt and Love and Sleep, he has moved into writing fantasy to great critical acclaim.
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Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd, 1982. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Hardcover book is near very good with shelfwear, bumped corners, some foxing (spotting) to the top outer page edges and some markings covered inside the covers. The mylar protected dust jacket is good plus with rubbing, edgewear, light creasing and a blank label at the bottom of the front flap. A nice example of a scarce book. Expedited international shipping is not available. The delivery expectation for international shipping is 7-32 business days, depending upon customer location. Seller Inventory # 010452
Book Description Gollancz, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition; First Printing. GOLLANCZ. Uninscribed, dw not clipped but no price indicated, just mention of the pbk price which was pub at the same time. The dw would have been fine but if you look very closely you can that the white has ever-so-slightly discoloured. And, I mean you do have to look hard. Photo available if required. Seller Inventory # 18428
Book Description Gollancz, London, United Kingdom, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. A true first UK edition and the first Hardcover edition which was preceded by the American paperback. A near fine copy with some edge wear to the boards in a near fine jacket with light edge wear which is not price clipped (Unpriced). Unread with clean unmarked pages. Seller Inventory # 004484
Book Description Victor Gollancz, London, 1982. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. First Edition. Seller Inventory # 006014
Book Description London, UK: Gollancz, 1982, 1st UK and 1st Hardcover edition, First Printing, London, England, 1982. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine (see description). Dust Jacket Condition: Fine (see description). Pat Doyle Cover Design (illustrator). First Edition. -----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.75 inches, a Near Fine copy, very slight bump along upper edge of rear board, a bit of rubbing at spine tips, a bit of age toning to paper, this edition was issued without a price on the front flap as it was produced for the export market (so Australians could price in AU coin / Canadians could be in Canuck bucks, etc), generally export editions are produced first and then the UK £ price is added to the front flap, nonetheless a variant on the UK priced issue, issued simulatneously as the trade paperback edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Not Signed. Seller Inventory # 158093
Book Description Victor Gollancz: London, 1982. Hardcover. Fantasy novel. 1982 World Fantasy award winner. In Pringle: Modern Fantasy: The 100 Best Novels no 76. Laid in is a one-page typed letter (signed at the bottom), dated 25th February 1982) from Russell Hoban to Crowley's then Gollancz editor Malcolm Edwards, extolling the virtues of the book, beginning - ''I've now read all of LITTLE, BIG. The first thing I have to report is that this is the first time in may years that I've felt, after reading a few pages, not just that I like a book but that the book liked me. This book is a world-embracer: it is tuned with great sensitivities to the frequences of joy and it offers to the reader strange and haunting music that too often goes unheard.'' And so on (all about the book) for another 250 words. Variant unpriced (unclipped) dustjacket. Fine copy in a fine unpriced (but not clipped) dustjacket (as new) with review slip laid in. First hardcover edition (& 1st printing). Seller Inventory # 00488
Book Description Gollancz, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Cloth Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0575030658