Grove Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #296820
159 pages. The first novel by the 2021 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. First published in the UK by Jonathan Cape. 'A bitterly lyrical first novel about a boy's coming of age in coastal East Africa' -- from the front flap. First American edition (first printing). A fine copy in a dust jacket with light toning to the verso.