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564pp. 8vo. Signed on title page by author. Bump to spine heel, and what looks like a manufacturing defect to spine head, but you might call it "a bump with crease." Complete number line. Author's newest well-received novel after "The Line of Beauty." Tight and unread with original price intact and no other marks. Brodart protected.
In the late summer of 1913 the aristocratic young poet Cecil Valance comes to stay at 'Two Acres', the home of his close Cambridge friend George Sawle. The weekend will be one of excitements and confusions for all the Sawles, but it is on George's 16-year-old sister Daphne that it will have the most lasting impact.Longlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize.