[London?] : Booker, 1998. First edition. Near fine copy in the original colour-printed boards. Spine bands and panel edges very slightly dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #340070
Physical description: 64 pages: illustrations, portraits; 25 cm. Notes: Includes bibliographical references. Contents: Introduction -- The Booker story / Sir Michael H. Caine -- How it all began / Tom Maschler -- Behind the scenes / Ion Trewin interviews Martyn Goff -- My Booker best -- A bookseller's perspective / Willie Anderson -- Some reflections on the Booker Prize for fiction / Peter Carson -- Winning the Booker / Graham Swift -- The collectability of Booker Prize winners / Joseph Connolly -- Booker on the box / Melvyn Bragg -- Binding for the Booker Prize / Angela James -- A common wealth of talent / Alastair Niven -- The Booker Russian novel prize / Jason Cowley -- Bookmakers and book makers / Graham Sharpe -- Read all about it / Nicolette Jones -- Booker plc -- Clays -- The Booker Prize management committee -- Who's who in the Booker Prize. Subjects: Man Booker Prize. Literary prizes Great Britain. Literary prizes. Genre: Bibliography. Illustrated.