New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First American Edition. Octavo. A lovely copy of the 1981 Booker Prize Winner; named The Booker of Bookers in 1993. The most influential book in the history of Postcolonial literature. Near fine copy in cloth-backed boards. In a remarkably sharp jacket, with minor sunning to rear panel, but absent typical fading to spine; also near fine. Housed in custom cloth slipcase, with pull-tab chemise.