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Islands tells us, in Fowles's own words, "much more about the Scillies of a novelist's mind; and beyond them, about the mysteries, symbolic and real, of all similarly situated small islands; about their silences, their otherness, their magi and their mazes, their eternal waiting for a foot to land."

Used availability for John Fowles's Islands

Hardback Editions

February 1979 : USA Hardback

Title: Islands
Author(s): John Fowles
ISBN: 0-316-28960-4 / 978-0-316-28960-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
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November 1978 : UK Hardback

Title: Islands
Author(s): John Fowles, Fay Godwin
ISBN: 0-224-01498-6 / 978-0-224-01498-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd
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