Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First U.K.
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London Macdonald 1970
Seller ID 006799
252pp. Book clean. Bright gilt title over slightly cocked spine. Light splash-stain on plain grey boards. Former owner's name on ffep., else leaves clean. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with short closed tears, browned on rear text panel. This first British Edition tells the story of Aton, whose crime, it seems, was to fall in love, as a child, with Minionette, a semi-mythical siren universally despised and feared. Condemned to the brutally hot subterranean mines of Chthon, Aton seeks answers to his questions. None forthcoming, he decides to escape the place where no man has ever fled and survived . . . Contents include: Prelims., Prologue, 3 chapters, Interlogue, 3 chapters, Epilogue. Book weight approx. 400g.
NOISBN, Fiction, Science Fiction, Modern First Editions, Anthony, Piers