Book Condition Hint of darkening at the extremities, thus a very nearly fine copy in beige cloth with gilt lettering and rules, jade green top edge coloring; in a slightly age-darkened illustrated dust jacket.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Publisher New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971.
0394436083 / 9780394436081
Seller ID 42086.00
Burgess's novel of young Miles Faber is "a puzzle, or a riddle consisting of a great many lesser riddles...Its fertility is fantastic, and so too is its ingenuity...a work of astonishing narrative and intellectual energy."--Frank Kermode.
Fiction. English Literature.