True History of the Kelly Gang. A near fine signed first edition of this Man Booker Prize winning novel, set in Australia and surrounding the Kelly Gang. First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, Signed, With Dustwrapper.This book weighs 1 KG when packed. First edition, first impression of this work.
Signed by the author to the title page. In the original unclipped dustwrapper.
Winner of the 2001 Man Booker Prize. True History of the Kelly Gang' is a novel loosely based on the history of the Kelly Gang, being a fictional autobiography of Ned Kelly, who settled in Melbourne.
The novel follows the trials and tribulations of the family. Written by Peter Carey, an Australian author. In the original publisher's paper-covered boards, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, near fine, with a little bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities.A couple of faint marks to the rear board and top edge. Front hinge is starting a little but remains firm. Pages are bright and clean. Overall Condition: Near Fine Fine.
Fine - Very well preserved copy showing very little wear. Only one or two minor faults, really a very attractive copy. Quite a wide term meaning no major faults but probably several smaller ones.
Often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy. Some more serious faults as will. Be described in the condition report under'condition. Good Only - Meaning one or more faults that could really do with repair.As with good only above but with other faults. Leaving a compromised copy even after repair. Really bad and possibly seriously incomplete. We only sell books in this condition where their rarity or value makes them.
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