Chatto & Windus, 1956.
First edition. 8vo. 316pp. Mid brown boards with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper by Edward Bawden. A near fine copy with unmarked boards. No foxing. Light erasure mark on front endpaper (almost imperceptible) o/w fine. The near fine dustwrapper is fresh & clean with a couple of tiny closed tears & the lightest wear. Original price of 15snet on front flap. A very attractive copy.
Irish Murdoch's second novel.