Very Good + / Very Good +. Item #9234
New York: Congdon & Lattès, 1980. First Edition (stated). Octavo (23.5cm.); publisher's embossed boards in black pictorial dust jacket; ,508pp.; illus. Minor wear to jacket and board extremities, light foxing to textblock edges, else Very Good or better.
Batchelor's first book, a comic novel set six years in the future in anticipation of the next sighting of Halley's Comet, in 1986. At the time of publication Batchelor was regularly reviewing fiction for The Village Voice, though he is best known today as a conservative radio talk show host.