Chesil Beach Signed by Ian Mcewan 1st limited edition 2007
First edition Limited Edition published by Jonathan Cape in 2007. This slipcased limited edition is 1 of 1200. This copy being 1182. This is a near fine copy. The slipcase has a couple of light marks on the front. The book itself is fine and looks unread. The pages are very clean and free from any previous owners marks. It has been signed by the author without dedication.
It is July 1962. Edward and Florence, young innocents married that morning, arrive at a hotel on the Dorset coast. At dinner in their rooms they struggle to suppress their private fears of the wedding night to come and, unbeknownst to them both, the events of the evening will haunt them for the rest of their lives. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 2007.