Edition: First printing.
New York: Norton,, (1978.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Sarton's 16th novel, the story of a woman with inoperable cancer who wants only to be allowed to die in her own way, and realizes that it is the 'real connections' which matter most in these last days. INSCRIBED on the half title page "For . . . love from May" and dated in 1983. 254 pp. ISBN: 0-393-088286.
Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (one corner and upper edge bumped slightly, some light soiling and wear to the dj, now in an archival protector.)