ON THE BEACH

Shute, Nevil

Published by Heinemann, Melbourne, London, Toronto, 1957
Hardcover
From Ed Smith Books, ABAA (Bainbridge Island, WA, U.S.A.)

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A post-apocalyptic novel that details the experiences of a mixed group of people in Melbourne as they await the arrival of deadly radiation spreading towards them from the Northern Hemisphere following a nuclear war a year previously. As the radiation approaches, each person deals with impending death differently. Basis for the big screen film (1957) directed by Stanley Kramer that stars Gregory Peck and Ava Gardner, from a screenplay by John Paxton. A near fine copy in red cloth in a very good plus to near fine clean dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 13373

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Title: ON THE BEACH

Publisher: Heinemann, Melbourne, London, Toronto

Publication Date: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First British edition.

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