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A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear  McBride

A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride



A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Galley Beggar Press, 2013

Fine paperback original. The extremely rare and highly sought-after 1st printing of this title, a very short run of 1000 copies. Winner of the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, shortlisted for the Folio Prize and winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize and Bailey's Prize and now shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize. Shaping up to be one of the most important books of its time. Signed by the author.

Price: £450.00

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride


A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Galley Beggar Press, 2013

Fine paperback original. NB, there is some debate about the true first printing status of the title. This is probably a second printing (although not identified as such) as the first printing was a very short run of 1000 copies, habitually the case with this small publisher. Winner of the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, shortlisted for the Folio Prize and winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize and Bailey's Prize. Shaping up to be one of the most important books of its time. Signed, dated and lined by the author.

Price: £195.00

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear  McBride


A Girl is a Half-formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Faber, 2014

Fine paperback. First edition thus, Faber having taken on the publishing of this runaway literary success. First printings of this edition will be relatively scarce as it was reprinted in size after the Bailey's victory. Winner of the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, shortlisted for the Folio Prize and winner of the Desmond Elliott and Bailey's Prize. Shaping up to be one of the most important books of its time. Signed and dated by the author.

Price: £95.00

A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear  McBride


A Girl is a Half-formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Faber, 2014

Fine paperback. First edition thus, Faber having taken on the publishing of this runaway literary success. First printings of this edition will be relatively scarce as it was reprinted in size after the Bailey's victory. Winner of the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, shortlisted for the Folio Prize and winner of the Desmond Elliott and Bailey's Prize. Shaping up to be one of the most important books of its time. Signed by the author.

Price: £75.00

A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride


A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Galley Beggar Press, 2013

Fine paperback original. NB, there is some debate about the true first printing status of the title. This is probably a second printing (although not identified as such) as the first printing was a very short run of 1000 copies, habitually the case with this small publisher. Winner of the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, shortlisted for the Folio Prize and winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize and Bailey's Prize. Shaping up to be one of the most important books of its time. Signed and dated by the author.

Price: £175.00

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear  McBride


A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
by Eimear McBride


Published: Galley Beggar Press, 2013

Fine paperback original. Anne Enright considers the author a 'genius' and the novel has won the Goldsmiths Prize 2013. Certainly one to watch.

Price: £20.00

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear  McBride

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