New York: Knopf, 1971. Hardcover. First U.S. edition. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. Modiano, a French author, won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2014. This is his second novel and the first to be published in English. The book won two French literary prizes, the Prix Felix Feneon and Prix de la plume de diamant. A very uncommon book in hardcover.
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London: Gollancz, 1974. Hardcover. First British edition. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Slight spine lean. Closed tear along the rear flap fold along with some creasing to the rear panel. Modiano, a French author, won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2014. This is his third novel, the first edition published in English. It won the Acade'mie Prize. It is the story of a Parisian Jew named Serge who goes looking for his father and not liking what he finds. A very uncommon book in hardcover.