Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London, New York: John Calder / Riverrun Press, 1989.
An most attractive first printing of the first English edition in unread Fine condition in alike dustjacket. Scarce.
One of Nobel Prize winner Simon's most significant works, his novel of French history, set in various periods between the French Revolution and the late 20th century, illustrating the pity and the waste of man-made history. Translated from the original 1981 French publication by John and Beryl S. Fletcher ; 8vo; 322 pages.