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On the Beach by Nevil Shute - 1st Edition - 1957 - from Hyraxia (SKU: 8503)

On the Beach

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On the Beach

by Nevil Shute

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  • hardcover
  • First
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London: Heinemann. London, Heinemann, 1957. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A nice copy. Classic work of Post-apocalyptic / disaster fiction. Very good with some fading and toning to the spine, 20mm tear to top of the spine. A nice copy. Cover art by John Rowland [8503, Hyraxia Books]. . Very Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1957.

Synopsis

"The most shocking fiction I have read in years. What is shocking about it is both the idea and the sheer imaginative brilliance with which Mr. Shute brings it off."THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLEThey are the last generation, the innocent victims of an accidental war, living out their last days, making do with what they have, hoping for a miracle. As the deadly rain moves ever closer, the world as we know it winds toward an inevitable end....From the Paperback edition.

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Details

Bookseller
Hyraxia GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
8503
Title
On the Beach
Author
Nevil Shute
Illustrator
John Rowland
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Heinemann
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1957
Keywords
SCIENCE FICTION,POST-APOCALYPTIC,

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