Riddley Walker: A Novel

Hoban, Russell

Published by Summit Books (1980), 1980
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220 pages. Award-winning science fiction novel by the American expatriate. First edition (first printing). A fine copy. Small dings to dust jacket else fine. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: 'Walker is my name and I am the same. Riddley Walker. Walking my riddels where ever theyve took me and walking them now on this paper the same. There aint that many sir prizes in life if you take noatis of every thing. Every time will have its happenings out and every place the same. Thats why I finely come to writing all this down. Thinking on what the idear of us myt be. Thinking on that thing whats in us lorn and loan and oansome.' Composed in an English which has never been spoken and laced with a storytelling tradition that predates the written word, RIDDLEY WALKER is the world waiting for us at the bitter end of the nuclear road. It is desolate, dangerous and harrowing, and a modern masterpiece.

About the Author: Russell Hoban (1925-2011) was the author of many extraordinary novels including Turtle Diary, Angelica Lost and Found and his masterpiece, Riddley Walker. He also wrote some classic books for children including The Mouse and his Child and the Frances books. Born in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA, he lived in London from 1969 until his death.

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Title: Riddley Walker: A Novel
Publisher: Summit Books (1980)
Publication Date: 1980
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.

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