Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [viii], 214, pages
Publisher: San Francisco: North Point Press, 1991.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally Fine dust-jacket, signed by author Evan Connell directly on the title page.
Rich fictional retelling of the imagined world views of sixteenth century alchemists in particular the famous Paracelus and six of his contemporaries with varying backgrounds.