Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Harcourt Brace & World, Inc., 1965.
A nice first American edition/first printing in about Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket, inconspicuous tape repair to top edge.
First published in Germany in 1963 as "Hundejahre", it is the last novel in the Nobel Prize winner's "Danzig Trilogy". Grass explores the German conscience in the story of half-Jew, Eduard Amsel and his Natzi friend, Walter Matern through Germany's pre WWII years in the 1920s to the war's aftermath in the 1950s; [vi], 570 pages.