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If It Is Your Life by  James Kelman - First Edition - 2010 - from The Book and Record Bar (SKU: BRB109)

If It Is Your Life

If It Is Your Life by  James Kelman - First Edition - 2010 - from The Book and Record Bar (SKU: BRB109)
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If It Is Your Life

by Kelman, James

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0241142423
ISBN 13
9780241142424
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UK: Hamish Hamilton, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A little bumped on the spine, no inscription, no tears, not price clipped

Synopsis

James Kelman , a writer of novels, short stories, plays, and political essays, was born in Glasgow in 1946. He won the Cheltenham Prize for Greyhound for Breakfast (1987) and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for A Disaffection (1989), which was also short-listed for the Man Booker Prize. His fourth novel, How Late It Was, How Late , won the Booker Prize in 1994. Kelman was awarded the Glenfiddich Spirit of Scotland Award in 1998. His short-story collection The Good Times (1999) won the Stakis Prize for Scottish Writer of the Year. In 2008 he won Scotland’s most prestigious literary award, the Saltire Society Scottish Book of the Year Award, for Kieron Smith, Boy . He is the author of a television screenplay, The Return (1991), and has written many plays for radio and theater. Kelman has taught creative writing at the University of Texas, Goldsmiths College of the University of London, and the University of Glasgow. His most recent novel, Mo Said She Was Quirky , was published by Other Press in 2013.

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Bookseller
The Book and Record Bar GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
BRB109
Title
If It Is Your Life
Author
Kelman, James
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0241142423
ISBN 13
9780241142424
Publisher
Hamish Hamilton
Place of Publication
UK
Date published
2010

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We are a physical shop in South East London - West Norwood - right next to the train station. A huge selection of first editions is available to look at by dappointment in our basement, including some very rare items. We do not stock much in the way of Antiquarian books

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