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
JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED), Clarke, Susanna
JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED)
Clarke, Susanna
Add to Shopping Cart

SCARECROW AND HIS SERVANT [THE], Pullman, Philip
SCARECROW AND HIS SERVANT [THE]
Pullman, Philip
Add to Shopping Cart

GODMOTHER NIGHT, Pollack, Rachel
GODMOTHER NIGHT
Pollack, Rachel
Add to Shopping Cart

BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP - A COLLECTION OF PROSE AND POETRY 1988 - 1997, Heidel, Andrew R.
BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP - A COLLECTION OF PROSE AND POETRY 1988 - 1997
Heidel, Andrew R.
Add to Shopping Cart

VOYAGE OF THE SHADOWMOON (SIGNED), McMullen, Sean
VOYAGE OF THE SHADOWMOON (SIGNED)
McMullen, Sean
Add to Shopping Cart

GLASS DRAGONS: A NOVEL OF THE MOONWORLDS SAGA (SIGNED) by McMullen and Lockwood, McMullen, Sean
GLASS DRAGONS: A NOVEL OF THE MOONWORLDS SAGA (SIGNED) by McMullen and Lockwood
McMullen, Sean
Add to Shopping Cart

SARAH CANARY (SIGNED), Fowler, Karen Joy
SARAH CANARY (SIGNED)
Fowler, Karen Joy
Add to Shopping Cart

LIMITS OF ENCHANTMENT [THE], Joyce, Graham
LIMITS OF ENCHANTMENT [THE]
Joyce, Graham
Add to Shopping Cart

 
cookie