Bloomsbury, 1993, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
acknowledgements and a note on the author. Bright pink coloured endpapers. Blue faux silk place marker with minor fraying at the edge. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Minor bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Light age toning of the text block edge. Photographic dustwrapper with white and gold titles to the front panel and white titles to the backstrip. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. There is a very small tear to the top left-hand corner of the front dustwrapper panel. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. Inserted loosely into the book is a review copy panel. Set in the last days of the 19th century a Parisian couple sail to the remote copper mining town of Santa Sofia. What effects the beauty and clairvoyance of the wife causes on the community and of the bleak and remote landscape has on everybody is at the heart of this novel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 312 pages, last page blank, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0747513821. ISBN/EAN: 9780747513827. Inventory No: 0108926.