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The Game

by A S Byatt

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Chatto and Windus, 1968. Hardcover. Fine. pp 286 A crisp second impression of the first edition of A S Byatt's second novel, The Game. The book is fine in publisher's boards with clean and unmarked text and no inscriptions of any kind. The jacket is very good with a stain on the front panel, not price-clipped. Fine 1968

Synopsis

A.S. Byatt is the author of the novels Possession (winner of the Booker Prize in 1990), The Game , and the sequence The Virgin in the Garden , Still Life , and Babel Tower . She has also written two novellas, published together as Angels and Insects , and four collections of shorter works, including The Matisse Stories and The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye . Educated at Cambridge, she was a senior lecturer in English at University College, London, before becoming a full-time writer in 1983. A distinguished critic as well as a novelist, she lives in London.

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Details

Bookseller
Modern First Editions Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
4763
Title
The Game
Author
A S Byatt
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chatto and Windus
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1968

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About Modern First Editions Ltd

Modern First Editions (shortly to rebrand as Christian White Rare Books) buys and sells great books and manuscripts in the best condition we can find them. We love manuscripts, annotated books and association copies. We serve collectors of all ages, means and taste, and have built relationships with libraries and librarians in the UK, the USA and across the world. We all need books!

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First Edition
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