London: Peter Owen Publishers, 1994. First Edition. Item #5636
Limited Issue, one of 100 numbered copies specially bound and signed by the author on the copyright page, this being copy no.98. Octavo (22.25cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; publisher's original unprinted white tissue dustjacket; ,9-93,pp; illus. Tiny scuff to front cover, else very Near Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Limited issue of this late novel by Bowles (at the time, his first in 25 years), centered around an American woman, newly divorced and world-weary, who escapes her routine in New York to join her brother in the African desert.