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The Island of the Day Before - Umberto Eco

New York, San Diego & London: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1994, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

From the cover: “The year is 1643. Roberto, a young nobleman, survives war, the Bastille, exile and shipwreck as he voyages to a Pacific island straddling the date meridian. There he waits now, alone on the mysteriously deserted Daphne, separated by treacherous reefs from the island beyond — the island of the day before. If he could reach it, time — and his misfortunes — might be reversed. But first he must learn to swim…”

Size: 9½" x 6¼". 512 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.