1968: Jonathan Cape,
Anthony Lejeune's review copy with scarce Jonathan Cape Review Copy slip & a couple of typed lines of Lejeune's review on "The Tablet" editors compliments slip (also pencil references to reverse). First edition, first printing. 8vo. Black boards with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial Daliesque dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with clean boards. Foxing to textblock edges. No inscriptions. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete with light wear to extremities & a couple of tiny closed tears. Original price of 21snet on front flap. Lejeunes review "slightly unnerving I found this, with its variation of tone"
Anthony Lejeune was an author & critic. Early in his career, thanks to Ian Fleming, he became a crime correspondent for the Sunday Times.