First edition, first printing. Anita Brookner's review copy. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in the David Kearney illustrated dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding firm with a little bumping at the tips of the slightly rolled spine. The contents with the ownership signature of Booker Prize winning author Anita Brookner at the head of the title page. Complete with the fine original dustwrapper, priced £10.95 net to the front flap.
Anita Brookner's review of Ruth Rendell's second book under the Barbara Vine pseudonym appeared in the 28th March 1987 issue of The Spectator, a copy of which is loosely laid in. An excellent association copy.
Stock code: 17733