Place Published: London
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson
Date Published: 1953
Edition: First British Edition
Book Id: 1214
First Impression. Octavo; black cloth stamped in silver; 248pp. Top edge slightly dusty, else Fine and clean throughout. Dustjacket is unclipped, with some trivial edgewear and a few nicks at the crown and upper rear cornertip; a bright, Near Fine copy of a title that is usually found well-worn. The author's first regularly published novel, preceded by the American edition issued seven years earlier.