New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth gilt-lettered spine over black boards, in pictorial dust jacket. Minor edgewear to jacket, with toning and traces of soil. Spine ends and corners bumped. Mild toning to endpapers. Very good plus in like jacket. 234pp. Very good + / very good +. Item #23831
Markson's fifth novel (and his last before Wittgenstein's Mistress, 11 years later.) Story of a "muchly-vodkaed novelist" entranced by a woman half his age, as his literary type is inclined to be. "Rabelaisian."