Edition: First US printing.
New York: Hyperion, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - From the dust jacket: 'the son of the great comic novelist Kingsley Amis, Martin Amis explores his relationship with his father and writes about the various crises of KingsleyÕs life, including the final crisis of his death. Amis also reflects on the life and legacy of his cousin, Lucy Partington, who disappeared without trace in 1973. and was exhumed nearly 20 years later from the back garden of Frederick West, BritainÕs most prolific serial killer.' Also includes descriptions and comments on many of his fellow writers - Saul Bellow, Salman Rushdie, Philip Larkin, Robert Graves, Elizabeth Jane Howard and others. SIGNED on the title page. Photographs, appendix, index. 403 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-66527.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.