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Book Condition: Fine
150pp. 8vo. Tight, unread copy of author's Man Booker winner for 2011. Author signed below his name on title page, complete number line (2 4 6 8 10 9 7 5 3 1), small crinkle to one inch area of rear upper jacket, and slightest crinkle to jacket at spine head area. Original price is intact. Book spine ends are perfect. Book is covered in black cloth with gilt spine letters. Cream colored "Signed copy" band is present outside the dust jacket, and page fore-edges have black color to match the black endpapers. Brodart protected jacket. A very handsome copy.
Tony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry and book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less sixth form together, trading in affectations, in-jokes, rumor and wit. They all swore to stay friends for life. Now Tony is in middle age and he is finding that memory is imperfect.Longlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize.