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The Complete Short Stories: A Good Hanging/ Beggars Banquet/ Atonement (Inspector Rebus)

Rankin, Ian

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ISBN 10: 0752869345 / ISBN 13: 9780752869346
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0752869345 Signed British first edition, first printing. Signed & Doodled on the title page by author. Jacket is in Near Fine condition. Front of jacket has a very small light bump bottom right corner. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark. All of our books are marked down 30% until January 31, 2017 (Discount is already applied). Start loading up now!. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1016712

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Title: The Complete Short Stories: A Good Hanging/ ...

Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Ian Rankin has amassed an incredible portfolio of short stories, which all share the best qualities of his phenomenally popular novels. Now his two critically acclaimed short story collections - A GOOD HANGING and BEGGARS BANQUET - come together in one volume, along with ATONEMENT - a new Rebus story, written especially for this collection. A GOOD HANGING - Twelve Inspector Rebus mysteries, including the hanging of a student during the Edinburgh Festival, a gruesome arson attack, and the apparent witnessing of a miracle. Step off the tourist trail and into the macabre heart of Rebus's Edinburgh. BEGGARS BANQUET - Ranging from suburban murders to the sinister workings of a serial killer's mind, here are twenty-one tales all bearing the hallmark of great crime writing. Included are seven Inspector Rebus mysteries, and the Dagger award-winning story 'Herbert in Motion'. ATONEMENT - When Rebus comes to the aid of an old friend, he uncovers some hard-to-swallow truths about life, and death, at a local home for the elderly.

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Since publishing his first Rebus novel in 1987, Ian Rankin has won a host of prizes and become a worldwide bestseller. Ian lives with his family in Edinburgh, where in 2003 he received an OBE for services to literature.

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