In 1946, a young English couple set off on their honeymoon. In a gorge in the mountains of southern France they encounter a vision of darkness so impenetrable that it alters their lives for ever. This work was nominated for the 1992 Booker Prize.In 1946, a young English couple set off on their honeymoon. In a gorge in the mountains of southern France they encounter a vision of darkness so impenetrable that it alters their lives for ever. This work was nominated for the 1992 Booker Prize.Read Less
Fine in very good dust jacket. Doubleday, New York, NY, 1992. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Fine/VG-, Hard Cover, Size=6.5"x9.5", 149pgs. DJ stained foot of spine on inside, 1/2" DJ tear bottom rear edge, o.w. clean, bright and tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0385425414 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Very Good. Stated first edition, black cloth over boards, black cloth spine, gilt spine titles, dark gray pictorial dust jacket, red endpapers, 147 pages, thin glue line on front and rear endpapers, light shelf wear, clean content with tight binding.
First American Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Short-listed for the Booker Prize. A thin shadow on the jacket verso from the removal of a security strip, and foxing to the top page edges, else Near Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket.
Galley/Proof. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Uncorrected proof for the first edition. Glossy pictoral wraps. Touch of edgewear, corners with lightw ear, small soil spot on the bottom edge. Very Good condition. The image is of the book described; not a stock photo.
Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) 0385425414 First Print. Signed by the author on the title page. NOT inscribed, clipped or otherwise marked. Dust jacket in protective cover and shipped in a box. Complete # line 10987654321.
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