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BANVILLE, John.

BANVILLE, John.

Rare books by John Banville, including first editions and signed first edition copies of The Sea, Long Lankin, and Mefisto.

William John Banville is an Irish novelist, adapter of dramas and screenwriter who writes under the name John Banville, and sometimes as Benjamin Black. 

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  1. Long Lankin.

    Long Lankin.

    First edition, first impression. Author's first book. Learn More
    £875

    Date of Publication: 1970

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 104720

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  2. Mefisto.

    Mefisto.

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £45

    Date of Publication: 1986

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 99854

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  3. Conversation in the Mountains.
    signed

    Conversation in the Mountains.

    Paintings and drawings by Donald Teskey.
    First edition, number 51 of 400 copies signed by Banville on the limitation page, of which 350 were for sale. Conversation in the Mountains reproduces the text of Banville's radio play Todtnauberg, an account of the 1967 meeting between Paul Celan and Martin Heidegger, and of Hannah Arendt's affair with Heidegger. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 20 January 2006. Learn More
    £200

    Date of Publication: 2008

    Published: Oldcastle

    Stock Code: 113568

    Signed: Yes

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