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THE UNCONSOLED by Kazuo Ishiguro - First Edition; First Printing - 1995 - from Rare Book Cellar and Biblio.co.nz

THE UNCONSOLED

by Kazuo Ishiguro

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1995. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0679404252 . Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Edge wear. First American Edition stated. ; 8.30 X 6.20 X 1.70 inches; 535 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .

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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