Crash: The Collector’s Edition

by J. G. Ballard

On Sale: 04/06/2017

Crash: The Collector’s Edition

by J. G. Ballard

On Sale: 04/06/2017

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About the Book

A special limited edition of J. G. Ballard’s cult, post-modern and shocking novel

I knew that Vaughan could never really die in a car-crash, but would in some way be re-born through those twisted radiator grilles and cascading windshield glass.

The Collector’s Edition

A former TV scientist turned nightmare angel of the expressway, Robert Vaughan gathers around him a collection of alienated crash victims. Among them is James Ballard, our narrator, who is drawn into a series of erotic atrocities, each more sinister than the last. Vaughan craves the ultimate crash – a head on collision of blood, semen, engine coolant and iconic celebrity.

Alongside Ballard’s cult postmodern novel, this special edition, edited by Chris Beckett, includes never-before-seen reproductions of Ballard’s annotated manuscript pages, essays, stories and material that shine a new light on this modern masterpiece.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780007378340
  • ISBN 10: 0007378343
  • Imprint: Fourth Estate
  • On Sale: 04/06/2017
  • Pages: 400
  • List Price:49.99 CAD
  • BISAC1 : FICTION / Literary
  • BISAC2 : FICTION / Satire
  • BISAC3 : FICTION / Science Fiction / Hard Science Fiction
  • BISAC4 : FICTION / Erotica / General
  • BISAC5 : FICTION / Media Tie-In

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