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On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan

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On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan


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In a hotel overlooking Chesil Beach, Edward and Florence, who got married that morning, are sitting down to dinner in their room. Neither is entirely able to suppress their anxieties about the wedding night to come. This book presents the story that tells how the course of life can be changed by a gesture not made or a word not spoken.


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...

Additional Information

SKU GOR000468108
Title On Chesil Beach
Author By (author) Ian McEwan
Contributor No
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Vintage
Year Published 2008
Page Number 176
ISBN 0099512793
ISBN13 9780099512790
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Prizes Winner of British Book Awards: Reader's Digest Author of the Year Award 2008. Shortlisted for Independent Booksellers' Book of the Year Award: Adults' Book of the Year 2007. Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2007. Shortlisted for RTE Radio 1's
Edition Text N/A
Note This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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