Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xvi], 177,  pages
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1984.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition, SIGNED by author Muriel Spark in unread and flawless Very Fine condition.
Millionaire Harvey Gotham, Canadian heir to a salmon fortune, is living in a small cottage in France attempting to finish his obscure work on the Book of Job. His beautiful wife Effie stole two bars of chocolate. This event, although seemingly minor, ended the marriage. Since then, Harvey has continued to work on his book, and Effie, it seems, has disappeared, and she may have become a terrorist.
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather and features gilded, sewn in pages and ribbon marker, simply superb quality, Franklin Library at its best.