N.Y. & Albany, NY: Grove Press . First American Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. Item #0229087
VG/VG in jacket (sl rub/wrinkling to jacket). 8vo with DJ ,136,pp ISB N 0-394-55299-7. Author's first book; novel concerning "the twilight world of adolescent guilt and rebellion seething with repressed sexuality" (jacke t front flyleaf). Originally published in Great Britain in 1985; winner of the Somerset Maugham Award for 1986. Exterior as noted; slight wrinkling to first few leaves, slight stain to front free endpaper, else a very service able copy of a most startling debut effort.