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    J. G. Ballard. Group of Three Jonathan Cape Books. London: 1966-1973. First editions.

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    J. G. Ballard. The Crystal World. London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. First edition. Octavo. 221, [1] pages. Publisher's full pastel green cloth-patterned paper, spine lettered in gilt; all edges trimmed, top edge stained pastel red; original illustrated dust jacket. Top edge of spine just slightly pushed; minimal shelf wear and bumping at extremities of binding. Virtually no age tanning to edges and interior of text block. A bit of wear resulting in slight rumpling along edges, particularly at spine and flap folds; spine panel mildly sunned; soft creasing at joints; general light rubbing to exposed panels; flaps clipped. Very nearly fine with a clean, bright interior. Currey, p. 22. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.

    [Together with:] Vermilion Sands. London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First Jonathan Cape edition. Octavo. 208 pages. Publisher's full blue cloth-patterned paper, spine lettered in gilt; all edges trimmed, top edge stained red; original illustrated dust jacket. Tiny amount of shelf wear and bumping at extremities of binding. Minimal light age toning and scuffing at edges of text block. Jacket toned, with virtually no edge wear; flaps clipped. Very nearly fine. Currey, p. 23. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.

    [And:] Crash. London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First edition. Octavo. 224 pages. Publisher's full blue cloth-patterned paper, spine lettered in gilt; all edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Minimal shelf wear at extremities of binding. Virtually no age toning to edges and interior of text block; a few spots of staining at edges. Slight edge wear with minor loss of color to jacket; flaps clipped. Near fine. Basis for the 1996 film adaptation, directed by David Cronenberg. Currey, p. 22. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.



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