Edition: First US printing.
New York: Franklin Watts, 1985. dj. Hardcover first edition - Third novel by this award winning writer one spanning nearly 70 years, from Caracas to Germany in havoc under the Nazis and back to Venezuela. TThe title refers to the influence that his grandmother had on Lucien long after her death - she was like a tiger on his back. 334 pp. ISBN: 0-531097064.
Condition: Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (blank bookplate.)