1951: William Heinemann,
First Edition. 8vo. 237pp. Publisher's grey boards with gilt lettering to spine. White and grey two tone dustwrapper complete with original Books Society Choice wraparound band. A fine copy with unmarked boards & no marks to edges. No inscriptions. Not the usually heavily tanned textblock. The fine dustwrapper is complete with the slightest hint of toning to spine. No tears & no rubbing. The wraparound band is complete with no tears. A really superb copy.
"The action is confined to handful of characters in London between 1939 and today - a love story". Basis for the 1999 Oscar nominated film starring Ralph Fiennes & Julienne Moore.