London: Picador / Joe McCann, 2002. Fine. Item #8471
London: Picador, 2002. First Edition, Limited to 80 copies signed by the author of which this is no. 54 of sixty bound in cloth. Octavo; publisher's black cloth, printed paper spine and upper cover labels; ,407pp. Fine condition. Signed by the author on colophon.
The second volume in Irish author John Banville's trilogy featuring Alexander and Cass Cleave, this a roman à clef based in part on the scandal surrounding literary critic Paul de Man and the surfacing of anti-Semitic articles he penned during World War II.