London: The Bodley Head, (1969).
First Edition. Hardcover. First edition, first printing of William Trevor's fourth novel, shortlisted for the 1970 Man Booker Prize. 8vo. 304 pp. A fine fresh copy in dark blue cloth, gilt titles to the spine in an excellent Derrick Greaves designed pictorial dustwrapper showing some overall minimal use; clean back panel, contents free of blemish. "Mr. Trevor's lonely crowd debouches from a stage setting that would seem at home in Joyce's "Dubliners," as would the frustrated souls who frequent the hotel of the title - and the result is a small work of art". The New York Times.
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