First edition of Beryl Bainbridge's Watson's Apology
Item Number: 126810
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., 1984.
First edition of the award-winning author’s investigation of the Stockwell Murder. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Primarily known for her works of psychological fiction, often macabre tales set among the English working class, English writer Beryl Bainbridge won the Whitbread Awards prize for best novel in 1977 and 1996; she was nominated five times for the Booker Prize and in 2008, The Times named Bainbridge on their list of "The 10 greatest British writers since 1945".