The Empire of Lights - Robert GrossmithHamish Hamilton, 1990, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Small nick to the top edge of the upper panel. Previous owners signature only to ffep.
The authors first book. From the cover: “Interspersing the novel with brilliant and memorable classroom scenes, and spicing it with a unique form of literary criticism, Robert Grossmith has magnificent tour de force, blending elements of psychoanalysis with literary conceits. The Empire of Lights is as startling as it is convincing, heralding the major début of an extremely talented young writer.”