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Book Information: Remains of the Day, the

Remains of the Day, the (1989) [Novel]
by Kazuo Ishiguro Rating: Weighted - 8.2 / Average - 8.4 of 10 (13 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Stevens, an elderly butler who has spent 30 years in the service of Lord Darlington, ruminates on the past and inadvertently slackens his rigid grip on his emotions to confront the central issues of his life.

Original title: The Remains of the Day
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

Edition #1: Remains of the Day, the

Remains of the Day, the (1989)
Awards: The Man Booker Prize (1989)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "Brilliant…A story both beautiful and cruel." Salman Rushdie
  • "A dream of a book: a beguiling comedy of manners that evolves almost magically into a profound and heart-rending study of personality, class and culture." The New York Times Book Review
  • "A brilliant and deeply moving novel. Beneath the simple and compelling narrative, Ishiguro has run a line into the core of history and the English mind." Michael Herr
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Remains of the Day, the (2005)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571225385
Dimensions: 5 x 7.6 x 0.9 in
Pages: 272

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Remains of the Day, the (2001)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Topeka, Kansas
Publisher: Tandem
ISBN: 9780613057707
Dimensions: 4.9 x 8.3 x 0.8 in
Pages: 245

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Remains of the Day, the (1999)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571154913
Dimensions: 5 x 7.8 x 0.9 in
Pages: 256

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Remains of the Day, the (1999)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571200733
Dimensions: 4.4 x 6.8 x 0.9 in
Pages: 258

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Remains of the Day, the (1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571171279
Pages: 256

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Remains of the Day, the (1993)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571171316
Pages: 245

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Remains of the Day, the (1990)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Vintage International
ISBN: 9780679731726
Dimensions: 5.1 x 8 x 0.7
Pages: 243

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Remains of the Day, the (1989)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 9780394573434
Dimensions: 6 x 8.8 x 1 in
Pages: 245

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Remains of the Day, the (1989)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571153107
Pages: 245

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