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Product Description: British actor Tom Hiddleston, well-known for portraying the supervillain Loki (The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World) and the writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (Midnight in Paris), brings his acting versatility and smooth voice to this visionary tale by acclaimed author J...read more

Hardcover:

9780030206511 | Henry Holt & Co, March 1, 1977, cover price $6.95

Paperback:

9781631492686 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, April 26, 2016), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The classic novel of luxury and depravity, now a major motion picture.
9780008134891 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, August 13, 2015, cover price $15.05 | About this edition: Now a major film: J.
9780871404022 | Liveright Pub Corp, April 16, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Harsh and ingenious!
9780393340464, titled "High Rise" | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 5, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Harsh and ingenious!
9780881844009, titled "High Rise" | Carroll & Graf Pub, June 1, 1988, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: The wealthy inhabitants of a luxurious, well-designed apartment complex become engaged in hostilities that begin in the dropping of debris onto lower balconies and climax in drunken, marauding attacks by rival floor tribes

CD/Spoken Word:

9781522691341 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 24, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: British actor Tom Hiddleston, well-known for portraying the supervillain Loki (The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World) and the writer F.

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Product Description: Vermilion Sands is a fully automated desert-resort designed to fulfil the most exotic whims of the idle rich, but now languishes in uneasy decay, populated only by forgotten movie queens, solitary impresarios and the remittance men of the artistic and literary world...read more

Paperback:

9781784870997 | Gardners Books, April 10, 2016, cover price $9.40 | About this edition: Vermilion Sands is a fully automated desert-resort designed to fulfil the most exotic whims of the idle rich, but now languishes in uneasy decay, populated only by forgotten movie queens, solitary impresarios and the remittance men of the artistic and literary world.

Hardcover:

9780007454877 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 1, 2015, cover price $37.05

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Product Description: "Terminal Atrocity Zone" examines a critical 7-year period in the work of author J G Ballard, ranging from 1966 to 1973. During this time, Ballard produced the series of "condensed novels” which would eventually form his book The Atrocity Exhibition; began a series of "surgical fictions”; created a series of collages and other printed art-pieces; staged his controversial Crashed Cars exhibition in London; made Crash!, a television film on automobile culture; and initiated the ideas and texts which would culminate in the publication of his key novel, Crash...read more

Paperback:

9780985762513 | Scb Distributors, May 31, 2013, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Terminal Atrocity Zone" examines a critical 7-year period in the work of author J G Ballard, ranging from 1966 to 1973.

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Product Description: "A remarkable piece of invention, a flight from the world of the familiar and the real into the exotic universe of dream and desire." ―New York Times Book Review When a light aircraft crashes into the Thames at Shepperton, the young pilot who struggles to the surface minutes later seems to have come back from the dead...read more

Paperback:

9780871404190 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, May 20, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "A remarkable piece of invention, a flight from the world of the familiar and the real into the exotic universe of dream and desire.
9780671605377 | Pocket Books, October 1, 1985, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: After crash-landing a stolen plane in the Thames near Shepperton, a young man, taken in by the locals, soon acquires supernatural powers that dramatically transforms both the town and its inhabitants

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Product Description: "This fable lifts a great freight of ideas effortlessly…The story of an expedition driven on by wishes of possession and power but guided internally by myths of America whose sources lie in the late 20th century." ―Guardian Following the energy crisis of the late twentieth century, America has been abandoned...read more

Paperback:

9780871404183 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, May 20, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "This fable lifts a great freight of ideas effortlessly…The story of an expedition driven on by wishes of possession and power but guided internally by myths of America whose sources lie in the late 20th century.
9780881845471 | Carroll & Graf Pub, September 1, 1989, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: In the year 2030, crew members of the SS Apollo explore the derelict, windswept desert that was once America and, in Las Vegas, they discover that megalomaniac President Charles Manson has preserved late twentieth-century technology and culture

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Product Description: “J.G. Ballard is the undisputed laureate of suburban psychosis. . . . A brilliant novel.”―Literary Review A violent novel filled with insidious twists, Kingdom Come follows the exploits of Richard Pearson, a rebellious, unemployed advertising executive, whose father is gunned down by a deranged mental patient in a vast shopping mall outside Heathrow Airport...read more

Hardcover:

9780393081787 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 5, 2012, cover price $24.95
9780871404039 | Liveright Pub Corp, March 5, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Never before published in America―J.

Paperback:

9780871403193 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, February 4, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “J.

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Product Description: "[A] chilling . . . tale about humans who gamely follow their own worst instincts.”―Chicago Tribune Led by a charismatic and slightly unhinged woman, a group of environmentalists wrest control over a small South Pacific island in hopes of cultivating it into their own private Eden...read more

Hardcover:

9780312131647 | 1 edition (Picador USA, May 1, 1995), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: A slightly mad environmentalist named Dr.

Paperback:

9780871403377 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, February 4, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "[A] chilling .
9780312134150 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, May 1, 1996), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A slightly mad environmentalist named Dr.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781856958493 | Unabridged edition (Isis Audio, August 1, 1998), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The story of veteran campaigner Dr Barbara Rafferty, whose obsessive crusade to save the albatross on the Pacific atoll of Saint-Esprit suddenly gains international support when millions of TV viewers witness the shooting of Neil Dempsey on a foolhardy rescue mission.

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Product Description: "The most cosmically elegiac writer in literature . . . no one reading Ballard could doubt the tidal gravity of his intellect." ―Jonathan Lethem, New York Times Book Review Violent rebellion comes to London’s middle classes in this “fascinating” (San Francisco Chronicle) novel from the same author of Crash and Empire of the Sun...read more

Hardcover:

9780393081770 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 5, 2011), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: "Terrifying and strangely haunting.
9780002258487 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, September 15, 2003, cover price $27.25 | About this edition: Led by a charismatic doctor, a group of individuals form a violent protest movement to tear down the consumer society and replace it with a more meaningful existence.

Paperback:

9780871404053 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, April 16, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "The most cosmically elegiac writer in literature .
9780007173051 | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 3, 2003), cover price $18.45 | About this edition: "The most cosmically elegiac writer in literature .

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Product Description: "Compulsively absorbing: the white heat of its images seems to burn off the page, and the surreal landscapes linger on in the mind." ―Independent On the arid, war-plagued terrain of central Africa, a manic doctor is consumed with visions of transforming the Sahara into a land of abundance...read more

Hardcover:

9780374135270, titled "Day of Creation" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Dr.

Paperback:

9780871404046 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, May 21, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Compulsively absorbing: the white heat of its images seems to burn off the page, and the surreal landscapes linger on in the mind.
9780374525774 | Noonday Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: "At Port-la-Nouvelle, on the parched terrain of central Africa, Dr.
9780020415145, titled "Day of Creation" | Collier Books, March 1, 1989, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Dr.

An apocalyptic dystopia like no other, one whose "originality and power [of] vision can be felt" (Times Literary Supplement). Weird and mesmerizingly grotesque, The Drought tells the chilling story of the world on the brink of extinction, where a global drought, brought on by industrial waste, has left mankind in a life-or-death search for water. Violence erupts and insanity reigns as the human race struggles for survival in a worldwide desert of despair.

Paperback:

9780871404015 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, April 16, 2012), cover price $14.95
9780393340457 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 5, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An apocalyptic dystopia like no other, one whose "originality and power [of] vision can be felt" (Times Literary Supplement).
9780007115181 | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, April 17, 2001), cover price $8.25 | About this edition: The world, without rain, is drying up.

Miscellaneous:

9781429957250 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 31, 2010), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: In Cocaine Nights, J. G. Ballard stretches the taught canvas of his transgressive vision over the framework of old-fashioned mystery. The setting: the swank Spanish resort of Estrella de Mar, where young retirees from Europe's chillier climes bask in a lifestyle of endless leisure...read more

Hardcover:

9781887178662 | Counterpoint, May 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Features a man who finds himself drawn into a network of drugs, pornography, and murder in a Spanish resort

Paperback:

9781582435701 | Counterpoint, January 1, 2010, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In Cocaine Nights, J.
9781582430171 | Perseus Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Features a man who finds himself drawn into a network of drugs, pornography, and murder in a Spanish resort

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781841973883 | Unabridged edition (Clipper Audio, April 1, 2003), cover price $72.00 | About this edition: J.

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Product Description: “More than one thousand compelling pages from one of the most haunting, cogent, and individual imaginations in contemporary literature.”―William Boyd The American publication of The Complete Stories of J. G. Ballard is a landmark event...read more

Hardcover:

9780393072624 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 21, 2009), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: “More than one thousand compelling pages from one of the most haunting, cogent, and individual imaginations in contemporary literature.

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Product Description: Cuando el agua desaparece del planeta&hellip, El agua, el bien más preciado del hombre, es un lujo del pasado. Tras muchos años de vertidos radioactivos por parte de la industria, en el mar se ha formado una capa protectora lo sufcientemente dura y resistente para devastar el planeta que una vez sostuvo...read more

Paperback:

9788483469996 | Poc tra edition (Debolsillo, June 30, 2009), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Cuando el agua desaparece del planeta&hellip, El agua, el bien más preciado del hombre, es un lujo del pasado.

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Paperback:

9788499081779 | Italian edition edition (Random House Mondadori, February 1, 2010), cover price $11.95 | also contains Milagros de vida/ Miracles Of Life
9788439721505 | Italian edition edition (Grijalbo Mondadori, January 9, 2009), cover price $25.95

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Paperback:

9788483468128 | Poc tra edition (Debolsillo, September 1, 2008), cover price $15.95

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Product Description: AutobiografÁa de un niÁo marcado por la guerra. Una obra imprescindible para entender el siglo XX. J.G. Ballard tardÁ muchos aÁos en dar a luz esta magnÁfica historia, construida con sus recuerdos personales. A sus once aÁos, Jim, nacido y criado en Shanghai, vive la ocupaciÁn japonesa de China...read more

Paperback:

9788483468142 | Poc tra edition (Debolsillo, January 9, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: AutobiografÁa de un niÁo marcado por la guerra.

From the creators of the movie tie-in blockbusteries, The Color Purple, comes the most certain money-making event of this winter. Empire of the Sun is the story of a young boy in Shanghai who witnesses the outbreak of World War II and the bombing of Nagasaki.

Hardcover:

9781568496634 | Buccaneer Books, December 1, 1987, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From the creators of the movie tie-in blockbusteries, The Color Purple, comes the most certain money-making event of this winter.
9780708982709 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, July 1, 1985), cover price $13.95

Paperback:

9780743265232 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, March 1, 2005), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A young boy living in China at the outbreak of World War II is separated from his wealthy parents, forced to forage for survival in Shanghai's foreign quarter, interned in a Japanese prison camp, and, eventually, reunited with his family, in a new edition of the award-winning autobiographical novel.
9780671648770 | Reissue edition (Pocket Books, November 1, 1987), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A novel of war, of starvation and survival, of internment camps and death marches, which blends honesty with a vision of a world thrown utterly out of joint.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671652388 | Simon & Schuster, January 1, 1988, cover price $14.95
9780816197163 | G K Hall Audio Books, January 1, 1987, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: From the creators of the movie tie-in blockbusteries, The Color Purple, comes the most certain money-making event of this winter.

Prebinding:

9781417780600 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, March 1, 2005), cover price $24.60

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Product Description: Never before published in America, this revelatory autobiography-hailed as "fascinating [and] amazingly lucid" (Guardian)-charts the remarkable story of James Graham Ballard, a man described by Martin Amis as "the most original English writer of the last century...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9780007273294 | Abridged edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, February 4, 2008), cover price $23.15 | About this edition: Never before published in America, this revelatory autobiography-hailed as "fascinating [and] amazingly lucid" (Guardian)-charts the remarkable story of James Graham Ballard, a man described by Martin Amis as "the most original English writer of the last century.

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Product Description: This is a signed limited edition of 450. It is leather bound and comes in a specially made steel box with a biohazard symbol etched on the cover. This large-format book illustrates the complete paintings featured in Damien Hirst’s recent New York exhibition ‘The Elusive Truth’...read more
By J. G. Ballard (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781904212447 | Signed edition (Other Criteria, January 1, 2008), cover price $2500.00 | About this edition: This is a signed limited edition of 450.
9780133628159, titled "Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases" | 3rd edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1996), cover price $79.80 | also contains Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases | About this edition: This text integrates the most recent academic theory with current business practices in strategic management.

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Product Description: In this sequel to his award-winning Empire of the Sun, young James returns to England at the end of World War II. He stumbles through medical study at Cambridge, trains briefly as an RAF pilot in Canada, and marries. When his wife dies suddenly, Jim is thrust into the violence and sexual promiscuity of the sixties...read more

Hardcover:

9780374181109 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Jim tries to find satisfaction by plunging himself body and soul into the chaos of the 1960s, experimenting with his cultural, social, and sexual self

Paperback:

9780312422844 | Picador USA, November 27, 2007, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In this sequel to his award-winning Empire of the Sun, young James returns to England at the end of World War II.
9780156471145 | Reprint edition (Harcourt, April 1, 1993), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Ballard here writes a brilliant hybrid of autobiography and fiction.

Miscellaneous:

9781429970532 | 1 edition (Picador USA, April 1, 2007), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The disturbing and challenging imagery in this Berlin-based artist's work is pulled from history, art history and popular culture. He makes it his own in a variety of mediums, including painting, sculpture, drawing, collage and installation...read more

Hardcover:

9783865213181 | Steidl / Edition7L, December 30, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The disturbing and challenging imagery in this Berlin-based artist's work is pulled from history, art history and popular culture.

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Product Description: Mondo Cane in 1962 was the blueprint for a shocking, controversial and influential documentary film cycle. Known collectively as "mondo films" or "shockumentaries," this enduring series of films is a precursor of the reality TV show...read more
By J. G. Ballard (contributor), Mark Goodall and Gualtiero Jacopetti (contributor)

Paperback:

9781900486491 | Headpress, May 15, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Mondo Cane in 1962 was the blueprint for a shocking, controversial and influential documentary film cycle.

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