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Vermilion Sands by J.G. Ballard - Paperback - Proof - 1973 - from Hyraxia (SKU: 7234)

Vermilion Sands

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Vermilion Sands

by J.G. Ballard

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  • paperback
  • Signed
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London: Jonathan Cape. London, Jonathan Cape, 1973. Proof. Paperback. A fine book in a near fine jacket (just a little creased and rubbed at the upper spine given the size difference - as good as could be expected really). Signed by Ballard to the title page without inscription. The present copy is the only copy we've seen signed. Uncommon. Illustrations by Brian Knight [7234, Hyraxia Books]. . Fine. Paperback. Proof. 1973.

Synopsis

Vermilion Sands is a short-story collection by J. G. Ballard, first published in 1971. All the stories are set in an imaginary vacation resort called Vermilion Sands which suggests, among other places, Palm Springs in southern California. The characters are generally the wealthy and disaffected, or people who make a living off them, and parasites of various kinds.

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Bookseller
Hyraxia GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
7234
Title
Vermilion Sands
Author
J.G. Ballard
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Proof
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1973
Keywords
SCIENCE FICTION,BALLARD, J.G.,

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