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The drowned world

Author: J G Ballard
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This fast-paced narrative by the author of 'Crash' and 'Empire of the Sun' is a stunning evocation of a flooded, tropical London of the near future and a foray into the workings of the unconscious mind.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard
ISBN: 9780007221837 0007221835
OCLC Number: 62265070
Notes: Originally published: London: Gollancz, 1962.
Description: 175, 16 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard.
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'The most important British writer of the latter half of the 20th century' Will Self 'Powerful and beautifully clear ... Ballard's potent symbols of beauty and dismay inundate the reader's mind' Read more...

 
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