Edition: First US / Canadian edition.
New York: Viking / Penguin. 1988. dj. Hardcover first edition - Mathias's first book, winner of the Prix hermes and the Prix Bonardi in France. Translated by Freeman G. Henry. ISBN: 0-670-821276.
Condition: Near fine in near fine dustjacket (an unread copy but with a remainder line, price-clipped dj.)