Corners very slightly bumped. DJ has two 1" tears and small tears/chipping at spine ends. A clean and bright copy.
"The chronicle of one man - so intimately and subtly unfolded that the reader becomes this man and sees with his acute consciousness a whole panorama of 20th-century life. . . Burdened with the retentive memory of the confidant, the hero has from boyhood made false entry into other people's present lives, by means of his knowledge of their past. At the height of a life publicly complete, inwardly double, his outer dangers fuse with the furies within, and the reader travels with him on a fascinating, unsparing journey through his past and present, to reclaim both. Ranging from England to the South of the US to New York City, seen through an extraordinary inner landscape, its characters appear with the terrifying intimacy of truth."; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall