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The Unconsoled by  Kazuo Ishiguro - First American edition - 1995 - from Evening Star Books (SKU: 00007099)

The Unconsoled

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The Unconsoled

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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  • hardcover
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First American edition. Hardcover. Very near Fine/Fine. 8vo. [9], 3-535, [1] pp. Quarter blue cloth over black paper boards with gold lettering on the front board and spine. Price of $25.00 on front flap of dust jacket.

Synopsis

The Unconsoled (1995) is a novel by Kazuo Ishiguro, winner of the Cheltenham Prize. It is about Ryder, a famous pianist who arrives in a central European city to perform a concert. However, he appears to have lost most of his memory and finds his new environment surreal and dreamlike. He struggles to fulfill his commitments before Thursday night's performance. The novel takes place over a period of three days.

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book dealer
Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00007099
Title
The Unconsoled
Author
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1995

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About Evening Star Books

We buy and sell rare and fine books in many fields. Our interests include philosophy, modern first editions, and works of historical or intellectual interest. In addition to bookselling, we regularly do valuations and appraisals for non-IRS purposes. Evening Star Books is a Limited Liability Company.

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