Tell A Friend About This Item
JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL, Clarke, Susanna
Author Name:    Clarke, Susanna

Title:   JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Very Fine

Jacket Condition:   Very Fine

Type:   Book

Edition:   First Edition

Publisher:   London Bloomsbury 2004

ISBN Number:   0747570558 / 9780747570554

Illustrator:   Rosenberg, Portia

Seller ID:   003185

Hardcover UK, first printing and first UK edition. (The US edition precedes by 3 weeks.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. This copy is wrapped in the creme (white) jacket. Besides some editorial changes, the UK edition has some differences from the US edition, specifically the addition of a silk placeholder ribbon not in the US edition and a different photo of Ms. Clarke on the rear jacket flap. The first edition was issued in two jacket states: one creme and the other black, this is the creme-colored jacket. (All later printings will have black jackets only.) Heavily promoted new novel which meets the critics rave reviews. Collectors have edged toward collecting the creme colored jackets over the black as all later printings will be published in black jackets only. Also, neither the the creme nor black colored jackets are laminated, making them very prone (especially the creme jacket), to wear and smudges. The US edition is already into its 8th printing and appearing in red jackets. Time and handling will make the creme jackets the premier collector's trade edition. ''A quite extraordinary novel, not least because of the quiet, almost leisurely ways by which it achieves its extraordinariness.'' - Gary K. Wolfe, Locus. Award History: 2005 Nebula Award Nominee (lost to Camouflage by Joe Haldeman); 2005 Locus Award Winner for Best First Novel; 2005 World Fantasy Award Winner for Best Novel); 2005 Locus Award Winner for Besf First Novel; 2005 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel; SF Site's Best SF and Fantasy Books of 2004: Editors' Choice; 2004 British SF Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to River of Gods by McDonald); Borders Books Best of 2004 Science Fiction & Fantasy. NY Times Books: 100 Notable Books of the Year; Locus 2004 Recommended Reading List: First Novels.


Price = 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Back to Search Results

RELATED ITEMS
CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL, Friesner, Esther (ed)
CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL
Friesner, Esther (ed)
Add to Shopping Cart

MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI, Dann, Jack
MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI
Dann, Jack
Add to Shopping Cart

BOY'S LIFE, McCammon, Robert
BOY'S LIFE
McCammon, Robert
Add to Shopping Cart

PAPER GRAIL [THE], Blaylock, James P.
PAPER GRAIL [THE]
Blaylock, James P.
Add to Shopping Cart

RUNES OF EARTH [THE]: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT, Donaldson, Stephen R.
RUNES OF EARTH [THE]: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT
Donaldson, Stephen R.
Add to Shopping Cart

LAST DRAGONLORD [THE], Bertin, Joanne
LAST DRAGONLORD [THE]
Bertin, Joanne
Add to Shopping Cart

HOLLOWING [THE], Holdstock, Robert
HOLLOWING [THE]
Holdstock, Robert
Add to Shopping Cart

CHRONICLES OF PERN [THE]: FIRST FALL, McCaffrey, Anne
CHRONICLES OF PERN [THE]: FIRST FALL
McCaffrey, Anne
Add to Shopping Cart

 
cookie