Dutton, New York, 1992
Uncorrected US Proof.
Octavo. Orange card wrappers printed in black, in the original unopened acetate wrapping. A fine copy.
The first volume in Barker's WW1 "Regeneration Trilogy", based on the wartime experiences of the poets Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, and the noted psychiatrist W.H.R. Rivers. The last book in the series The Ghost Road won the Booker Prize in 1995.