Condition: very good with slight foxing to end papers and the page edges. Very good unclipped dust jacket which displays slight fading to the spine. Internally clean without any inscriptions.Salman Rushdie has received many prizes and accolades throughout his career, and is tipped to win the Nobel Prize eventually. Infamously, after the publication of The Satanic Verses in 1988 and the issued fatwa he lived in hiding for many years. Midnights Children is a landmark novel which won the Booker Prize in 1981. The print run was with 2,500 copies very small, and many copies ended up in libraries with the usual stamps.
In the year of publication the printing industry went on strike so the publisher was forced to use an American company to print the book. That is why only the first printing features the American style cut paper. The item "Salman Rushdie,'Midnight's Children', SIGNED first edition 1st/1st Booker" is in sale since Saturday, November 26, 2016. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "grogro123" and is located in Birmingham.
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