Bill Buford, Pete de Bolla [Eds.] Contributors: Salman Rushdie, Angela Carter, Desmond Hogan, Alan Sillitoe, Emma Tennant, Russell Hoban, Lorna Sage et al ~ GRANTA 3: The End of the English Novel (Triple Signed : Salman Rushdie : Alan Sillitoe : Chris Bigsby)
The First UK printing published by Granta, King's College, Cambridge University in1980. Original Wraps. The BOOK is in near FINE condition with a little creasing at spine tips and a hint of toning to the text block.No Jacket as issued.Free from inscriptions and erasures.This copy is without the OUP insert at page 108.Illustrated with full-page black and white drawing cover design by John Blanche.The Contents: Salman Rushdie: Midnight's Children (first part); Angela Carter: Cousins; Desmond Hogan: Southern Birds; Alan Sillitoe: A Scream of Toys; Emma Tennant: Alice fell; Russell Hoban: Riddley Walker; J.K. Klavans: God, He Was Good.With a section titled "A Symposium on the British Novel, with contributions by: Lorna Sage, Chris Bigsby, Frederick Bowers, James Gindin and Christine Brooke-Rose.A very hard to find first printing early issue Granta - containing the first publication of the first part of Salman Rushdie's "Midnight's Children" along with Russell Hoban's Riddley Walker.This copy is SIGNED by Salman Rushdie,Alan Sillitoe and Chris Bigsby at their entries.Scarce to find with such attributes.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: No - As Issued