1001 BOOKS You Must Read Before You Die

Boxall, Peter (General Editor)

Published by Quintet/New Burlington Books, London, 2006
ISBN 10: 1845660307 / ISBN 13: 9781845660307
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Title: 1001 BOOKS You Must Read Before You Die

Publisher: Quintet/New Burlington Books, London

Publication Date: 2006

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Edition: Reprint.


960pp., over 600 full-colour illustrations of book covers and frontispieces, posters and other contextual images, throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean, soft vertical crease to a small section at front of book. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. Preface by Peter Ackroyd. "A comprehensive reference source, chronicling the history of the novel . . . offers concise, critical insight into the books and the writers that have excited the world's imagination . . . discover the stories behind the adjectives: Dickensian, Kafkaesque, Rabelaisian . . . and the writers behind the stories . . . explore the greatest novels of all time . . ." Contents include: Preface, Intro., Contributors, Title Index, Pre-1700, 1700s, 1800s, 1900s, 2000s, Author Index, General Index. Book weight approx. 1.9 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 007547

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