Los Angeles: Argyle Book Company, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Grey boards in tiger-striped magenta dust jacket. Moderate wear to jacket, with some chipping to spine ends and small tears to edges. Boards bumped at corners. Very good in very good minus jacket. Very good / very good -. Item #24038
The author's second novel, a luridly packaged ("taut, frankly sensual") but serious exploration of a young gay man's marriage to a woman. Hansen later published a well-regarded and groundbreaking series of detective novels under his own name, and was involved in the planning of the first Gay Pride Parade in Los Angeles, 1970.