Item Number: 222
London: Secker & Warburg, 1997.
First edition. Octavo. Original boards. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
The first volume in the author's fictionalized memoir that continues with Youth and Summertime. "This life is described with such skill, such exactitude and such relentlessness that I found myself gasping for air...a fine book, probably the best description of a childhood I have ever read" (The Times).Ask a Question