Bachman, Lawrence THE LORELEI
London: Collins, 1957. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to both sets of endsheets, else very close to fine, in pale blue composition boards with gilt spine lettering; in a lightly age-toned, mildly worn, nearly fine illustrated dust jacket.
Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the front endsheet. Novel set on the Rhine among the men and women who for generations have navigated the river barges through Holland, Germany, France, and Switzerland. Filmed in 1959 from a screenplay by Bachman.