The Nobel Laureate's First Book
Ishiguro, Kazuo ~ A Pale View Of The Hills : Signed By The Author
Faber and Faber : 1982
The First UK printing published by Faber and Faber in 1982. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just a little pushing at the spine ends. Free from inscriptions and erasures. A few very light spots to the upper text block. The WRAPPER is complete and is in exceptional near Fine condition with NO fading of colouring to the spine. A little very light creasing to the upper spine tip. The wrapper looks striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. A contemporary signature with his name clearly legible. The novel was awarded the Winifred Holtby Prize in 1982 and Ishiguro went on to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2017. A sharp copy and scarce with such attributes.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine