skip to content
The comfort of strangers Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The comfort of strangers

Author: Ian McEwan
Publisher: London : J. Cape, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McEwan, Ian.
Comfort of strangers.
London : J. Cape, ©1981
(OCoLC)607821039
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McEwan
ISBN: 0224019317 9780224019316 0224044079 9780224044073
OCLC Number: 7951897
Description: 134 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ian McEwan.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"As the best young writer on this island, McEwan's evocations of feeling and place and his analysis of mood and relationship remain haunting and compelling."--"The Times" "As always, McEwan manages Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7951897> # The comfort of strangers
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "7951897" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958730> ; # Holidays
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/518806#Topic/man_women_realtionships> ; # Man-women realtionships
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1432118> ; # Wife abuse
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1029781> ; # Murder
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1981" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/518806#Person/mcewan_ian> ; # Ian McEwan
    schema:datePublished "1981" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/518806> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607821039> ;
    schema:name "The comfort of strangers"@en ;
    schema:productID "7951897" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7951897#PublicationEvent/london_j_cape_1981> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/518806#Agent/j_cape> ; # J. Cape
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780224044073> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780224019316> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8126721> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7951897> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/518806#Person/mcewan_ian> # Ian McEwan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McEwan" ;
    schema:givenName "Ian" ;
    schema:name "Ian McEwan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/518806#Topic/man_women_realtionships> # Man-women realtionships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Man-women realtionships"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1029781> # Murder
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Murder"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1432118> # Wife abuse
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wife abuse"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958730> # Holidays
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Holidays"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780224019316>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0224019317" ;
    schema:isbn "9780224019316" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780224044073>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0224044079" ;
    schema:isbn "9780224044073" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607821039>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Comfort of strangers." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7951897> ; # The comfort of strangers
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.