A special limited edition to celebrate Julian Barnes’s 50th birthday. One of only 50 copies, of which this is number 38, numbered and signed by Barnes to the title page. A fine copy. Octavo. Full blue leather, title to spine and front board in gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker. Issued without a dust jacket. Published alongside the first edition of same title. This volume is a collection of 10 short stories on Franco-British relations, a recurring subject in Barnes’s work.
Published: Jonathan Cape, 1996