First edition of this "Rabelaisian" novel, in which a "muchly vodka'd novelist" becomes entranced by a woman half his age, from the author of WITTGENSTEIN'S MISTRESS.
Very good plus in very good plus jacket.
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1977. 8.25'' x 5.5''. Original black cloth gilt-lettered spine over black boards. In original unclipped ($8.95) pictorial dust jacket designed by Bob Antler. 234 pages. Minor edgewear to jacket, with toning and traces of soil. Spine ends and corners bumped. Mild toning to endpapers.
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