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SOURSWEET: McEwan, Ian

SOURSWEET

McEwan, Ian

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ISBN 10: 0571153550 / ISBN 13: 9780571153558
Published by Faber and Faber, London, 1988
Condition: Near Fine Soft cover
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First edition, first prnt. Paperback Original edition. Signed by McEwan on the title page. Introduction by McEwan. Black & white frames from the film. Beginning page toning and touch of edgewear. Unread copy in Near Fine condition. McEwan's screenplay of the Timothy Mo novel. Bookseller Inventory # 80636

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Title: SOURSWEET

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition:Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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This is the screen adaptation of the novel by Timothy Mo. It begins with a traditional Chinese wedding in one of the villages of the New Territories. Four years later, Lily and Chen emigrate to England. The film is about their marriage, and how their love becomes eroded by an alien culture and blackmail. Ian McEwan is the author of "In Between the Sheets", "Comfort of Strangers", "Ploughman's Lunch" and "Child in Time". He has also written a number of plays for television.

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