The Borrowed

By: Ho-Kei, Chan & Jeremy Tiang (translator)

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Black cloth-covered boards, with bright silver-gilt titling to the spine. SIGNED by the Author and the Translator (Jeremy Tiang) on a special limitation page, this being No. 101 of 250 copies ONLY of the First Edition. FIRST EDITION, FIRST Impression with the correct Printer's Key - 9 7 5 3 1 2 4 6 8. A NEW copy - Tight, Bright, Sharp-cornered and now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover. " Six interlocking stories. One spellbinding novel. The year is 2013, and Hong Kong's greatest detective is dying. For fifty years, Inspector Kwan quietly solved cases while the world changed around him. Now his partner Detective Lok has come to his deathbed for help with one final case." Crime fiction set in Hong Kong. The original Chinese language book was published three months before the start of the so-called Umbrella Movement - the pro-democracy protests that closed down the center of Hong Kong in 2014 - and the film rights have been bought by legendary director Wong Kar-wai (In The Mood For Love). Gift Quality. See Images; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author

Title: The Borrowed

Author Name: Ho-Kei, Chan & Jeremy Tiang (translator)

Categories: Crime Fiction & Thrillers. True Crime, Signed &/or Limited Edns, Foreign Literature/Lang, Modern 1st Editions,

Edition: 1st Limited Edition

Publisher: London, Head of Zeus: 2016

ISBN Number: 1784971510

ISBN Number 13: 9781784971519

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 114430

Keywords: The Borrowed Ho-kei, Chan & Jeremy Tiang Jeremy Tiang Translator Number 101 Of 250 ONLY Crime Fiction; The Film Rights Have Been Bought By Legendary Director Wong Kar-wai (in The Mood For Love).