Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xvi], 291,  pages
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1984.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition, SIGNED by author Alison Lurie in unread Fine condition.
American Virginia Miner, an unmarried tenured professor in her 50's, lives in London feeling very British, but carrying on an oddly satisfying affair with a tacky Oklahoman tourist. She and her miserable, newly separated colleague Fred Turner (also an American) play out their confused alienation and dizzying romantic liaisons in this Pulitzer Prize winning novel
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.