The Wasp Factory

by Iain, Banks

The Wasp Factory was the first novel by Scottish writer Iain Banks. It was published in 1984.

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The Wasp Factory - SIGNED and Inscribed

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1984
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THE WASP FACTORY

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1984
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1984. First U.S. edition of the AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK -- SIGNED by Banks. Written from the first-person perspective of a sixteen-year-old describing his childhood, which included deaths within his family. Fine in dust jacket with only the barest wear on the spine ends.
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1984
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1984
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MacMillan, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Collectable - Good Condition/Very Good. Signed by Author. ~~Signed by Iain Banks, Ex-Library~~Good+/VG 1st print 1984 hardback, unclipped DJ. Log-sheet removed untidily leaving wear to fly-leaf, prominent Withdrawn Library stamp beneath this, other library stamps to copyright page and top of Contents page, rubbing wear to edges of boards and… Read more
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1984
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WASP FACTORY

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1984
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London: Macmillan, 1984. First edition, first printing. The Author’s First Book. 8vo, publisher’s original brown cloth lettered in gilt, in the original dustjacket. 184 pp. A near as mint copy, the dustjacket and text block both pristine. FIRST EDITION OF THIS SCARCE WORK, THE FIRST BOOK BY… Read more
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1984.
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London: Macmillan, 1984.. First edition. 8vo. 184 pp. Publisher's brown cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jacket, not price clipped, signed and dated (1994) by the author on the title page. Slight foxing to the endpapers and the jacket flaps, a speck of wear at the foot, the cloth slight bumped at the spine ends, an attractive copy.
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[1984]
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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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1984
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1980
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[1984]
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1984
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1984
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1984-01-01
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THE WASP FACTORY.

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1984
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BOSTON: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & COMPANY. 1984. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0395362962 . First American edition. Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Light trace of foxing at edges. ) Author's FIRST book. ; 5 3/4" X 81/4"; 184 pages .
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1984
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London: Macmillan London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good +. 184 p. 23 cm. Brown cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Front flap price clipped. Macmillan promotional label on front free endpaper. The first novel by Scottish writer Iain Banks. Frank Cauldhame lives with his father outside a remote Scottish village. Frank's mother abandoned them years ago, his… Read more
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1984
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London: Macmillan, 1984. First Edition. The Scottish author's first published novel, narrated by a psychopathic teenager living on a remote Scottish island. "Sixteen-year-old Francis Cauldhame contemplates ritual animal and insect sacrifice, casual murder and family secrets as he waits for the cataclysmic return of his older brother, an escaped lunatic" (Barron, Horror Literature: A Reader's Guide 4-19). First Impression.… Read more
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1984
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London: MacMillan. As New in Fine+ dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Iain Banks first published novel, banks wrote several SF novel before this, none accepted for publication. The book sold well, but was initially met with a mixture of acclaim and criticism, due to the gruesome depiction of violence. A 1997 poll of over… Read more
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1984
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London: MacMillan. As New in Fine+ dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Iain Banks first published novel, banks wrote several SF novel before this, none accepted for publication. The book sold well, but was initially met with a mixture of acclaim and criticism, due to the gruesome depiction of violence. A 1997 poll of over… Read more
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1984
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1984
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London: MacMillan, 1984. 1st edition. Nice copy. octavo.. hardback with dust jacket 184pp., BankÕs scarce first novel. Described as ÔThe Product of a diseased mindÕ by the T.L.S. Paper starting to brown o/w Ôas newÕ
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1984
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1984
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The Wasp Factory.

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1984
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1984
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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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The Wasp Factory

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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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1984
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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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9780395362969
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The Wasp Factory

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The Wasp Factory

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1984
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The Wasp Factory

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The Wasp Factory

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August 1984
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The WASP FACTORY: A NOVEL

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