The Satanic Verses. First American Edition (1988)
Book ID: 63808
The Satanic Verses. New York: Viking, 1988. First US Edition. Pp, 457. A very good copy in illustrated dust jacket.
Inspired in part by the life of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, the outrage on publication among Muslims resulted in Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, then Supreme Leader of Iran, calling for Rushdie’s death on 14 February 1989.
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