Suri, Manil THE DEATH OF VISHNU
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, (2001). 0393050424 / 9780393050424 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in mustard boards with silver spine titles, rules, and decoration, with striking decorative endpapers; in a fine dust jacket.
This debut novel by the mathematics professor from the University of Maryland inspired heated bidding from publishers; a visionary story set in the author's birthplace, Bombay, this book is the first of a trilogy.