About the book
Oliver is eighteen and wants to enjoy himself before going to university. But this is the 1920s and he lives in Stilbourne, a small English country town where everyone knows what everyone else is getting up to, and where love, lust and rebellion are closely followed by revenge and embarrassment.
About the Author
All of our books that have a dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.
Book Condition & Notes
Faber and Faber, London, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. The sixth novel from the author of "Lord of the Flies." Near fine copy with some minor shelf wear top and bottom of spine and corners. Dust jacket also near fine with some wear to top of spine and corners. A remarkably fresh and bright copy.