Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [viii], 312 pages
Publisher: New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1982.
A beautiful first edition in fine condition in alike dust jacket; SIGNED by author Saul Bellow directly on the title page.
Albert Corde, a meditative Chicago academic begins his story in a bleak and apocalyptic Romania with the still omnipresent Communist dictatorship. With his Romanian-born astrophysicist wife he deals with the death of his mother-in-law.