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The Unconsoled by  Kazuo Ishiguro - Signed First Edition - 1995 - from Round Table Books, LLC and Biblio.co.nz

The Unconsoled

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


London: Faber & Faber. As New in As New dust jacket. 1995. First Printing. Hard Cover. 057117387X . Signed by the author on the title page. Publisher's full black cloth, white lettering on spine. Kazuo Ishiguro OBE, FRSA, FRSL (born 1954) is a British novelist, screenwriter and short story writer. He was born in Nagasaki, Japan; his family moved to England in 1960 when he was five. Ishiguro is one of the most celebrated contemporary fiction authors in the English-speaking world, having received four Man Booker Prize nominations, and winning the 1989 award for his novel "The Remains of the Day." In 2008, The Times ranked Ishiguro 32nd on their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". This is his fourth novel. "A sad, strange comedy set in contemporary Europe, The Unconsoled features among its memorable gallery of characters some of the most poignant the author has ever created." . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (iv), 535 pp. Signed by Author .

The Unconsoled (1995) is a novel by Kazuo Ishiguro, winner of the Cheltenham Prize. It is about Ryder, a famous pianist who arrives in a central European city to perform a concert. However, he appears to have lost most of his memory and finds his new environment surreal and dreamlike. He struggles to fulfill his commitments before Thursday night's performance. The novel takes place over a period of three days.




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