The Sweet Shop Owner

The Sweet Shop Owner

  • Signed by the Author
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released December 4, 1981
ISBN 9780713912470

£1,500.00

A novel about a bargain struck between a quiet man who runs a sweet shop and his emotionally damaged wife who has to accept life's deprivations. But it is a bargain that is threatened by their clever, angry and unforgiving daughter.

Book Condition & Notes

A fine edition in the publisher's brown cloth. In a very good dust jacket with minor wrinkling at top corner of front cover.

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Graham Swift

Graham Swift is an English writer. Born in London, England, he was educated at Dulwich College, London, Queen's College, Cambridge, and later the University of York.

Some of Swift's books have been filmed, including Waterland, Shuttlecock and Last Orders. His novel Last Orders was joint-winner of the 1996 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction and a mildly controversial winner of the 1996 Booker Prize, owing to the similarities in plot to William Faulkner's As I Lay Dying.

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Book Condition & Notes

A fine edition in the publisher's brown cloth. In a very good dust jacket with minor wrinkling at top corner of front cover.

Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.