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The Terminal Beach

The Terminal Beach

(1964)
A collection of stories by

 
The Terminal Beach is one of Ballard's most brilliant collections of short stories, ranging from the title story's disturbing picture of an abandoned atomic testing island in the Pacific to the shocking Oedipal fantasy of 'The Gioconda of the Twilight Noon'. At the heart of the stories lies the bitter paradox that the extraordinary creative power of man's imagination is matched only by his reckless instinct for destruction. 'One of the few genuine surrealists this country has produced, the possessor of a terrifying and exhilarating imagination - and a national treasure' Guardian

 
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Hardback Editions

January 1985 : UK Hardback
Title: The Terminal Beach
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-575-03514-5 / 978-0-575-03514-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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September 1974 : UK Hardback
Title: Terminal Beach
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-575-01860-7 / 978-0-575-01860-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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Paperback Editions

November 1997 : UK Paperback
Title: The Terminal Beach: Terminal Beach (PB)
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-575-40131-1 / 978-0-575-40131-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Phoenix
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March 1993 : UK Paperback
Title: The Terminal Beach
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 1-85799-021-8 / 978-1-85799-021-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson History
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November 1987 : USA Paperback
Title: The Terminal Beach
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-88184-370-9 / 978-0-88184-370-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf Pub
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February 1984 : UK Paperback
Title: Terminal Beach (Everyman Fiction)
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-460-02265-2 / 978-0-460-02265-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Everyman Ltd
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September 1966 : UK Paperback
Title: The Terminal Beach (Science fiction)
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-14-002499-9 / 978-0-14-002499-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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1964 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Terminal Beach (Medallion SF, F-928)
Author(s): J G Ballard
ISBN: 0-425-60928-6 / 978-0-425-60928-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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