Edition: First thus- a trade paperback.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., (1962.). Golding's third novel - the story of Sammy Mountjoy, distinguished painter and bastard son of a prostitute - the novel begins with his questions "when did I lose my freedom ... how did I lose my freedom? I must go back and tell the story over."
Condition: Good only (browning to the pages.)