London: Jonathan Cape, (1986). First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Black imitation cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Near fine in like DJ. Trace rubbing to jacket and boards; hint of mustiness to book. Interior bright, clean throughout. Good and sound. 195pp. Near fine / near fine. Item #19637
First edition/printing of this early novel by the author of THE SENSE OF AN ENDING and FLAUBERT'S PARROT.