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Knots and Crosses by  Ian RANKIN - First Edition. - 1987 - from Mainly Fiction (SKU: 006434)

Knots and Crosses

Knots and Crosses by  Ian RANKIN - First Edition. - 1987 - from Mainly Fiction (SKU: 006434)

Knots and Crosses

by RANKIN, Ian

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0370310578
ISBN 13
9780370310572
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London: Bodley Head, 1987 The author's second novel. Red fine-textured boards stamped in gilt on spine. Tight and tidy, just the faintest show of foxing in endpapers. Fully intact dust jacket, slight foxing on flaps, protected in a fitted clear film sleeve. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Synopsis

Knots and Crosses is a 1987 crime novel by Ian Rankin. It is the first of the Inspector Rebus novels. It was written while Rankin was a postgraduate student at the University of Edinburgh. In the introduction to this novel, Rankin states that Rebus lives directly opposite the window in Marchmont that he looked out of while writing the book.

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Bookseller
Mainly Fiction NZ (NZ)
Bookseller Inventory #
006434
Title
Knots and Crosses
Author
RANKIN, Ian
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0370310578
ISBN 13
9780370310572
Publisher
Bodley Head
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1987

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