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A Landing On the Sun

A Landing On the Sun

(1991)
A novel by

 

"His work is as darkly ambiguous as that of Chekhov... and leaves one feeling an equal measure of laughter and sorrow."
John Banville


A civil servant in the Cabinet Office, Brian Jessel is asked to re-open the case of a predecessor who died in the 1970s, apparently by suicide. As he investigates the case he discovers what really happened - and the reader learns about Brian's own troubled life.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

September 1991 : USA Hardback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-670-83932-9 / 978-0-670-83932-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Press
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Paperback Editions

January 2015 : UK Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-571-31590-9 / 978-0-571-31590-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 1900 : USA Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun: A Novel
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-312-42190-7 / 978-0-312-42190-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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July 2000 : UK Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-571-20434-1 / 978-0-571-20434-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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June 1994 : UK Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-14-024171-X / 978-0-14-024171-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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March 1993 : UK Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-14-017700-0 / 978-0-14-017700-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin USA (P)
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September 1992 : UK Paperback
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
ISBN: 0-14-015365-9 / 978-0-14-015365-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Kindle Editions

January 2009 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: A Landing on the Sun
Author(s): Michael Frayn
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA