The collector.

By: Fowles, John.

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with DJ, Stated First American Edition 1963 Little, Brown and Co 305 pages. Near Fine, in a VG DJ. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to salmon cloth boards with gilt spine titles on a maroon panel- corners sharp. Bright yellow endpapers. Minor shelf/edge wear, one small closed tear and spotting (rear panel of DJ) to original unclipped DJ - now in mylar. No previous owner markings - all pages are clean and unmarked. John Robert Fowles was an English novelist of international renown, critically positioned between modernism and postmodernism. His work was influenced by Jean-Paul Sartre and Albert Camus, among others. The plot follows a lonely, psychotic young man who kidnaps a female art student in London and holds her captive in the cellar of his rural farmhouse. Divided in two sections, the novel contains both the perspective of the captor, Frederick, as well as that of Miranda, the captive. Basis for the 1965 film directed by William Wyler and starring terence Stamp And Samantha Eggar. Very handsome First American edition despite the DJ Flaws. LOC

Title: The collector.

Author Name: Fowles, John.

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN & COMAPNY.: 1963-01-01

ISBN Number: 0224602179

ISBN Number 13: 9780224602174

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 200730002