Vanishing Point :: Victor Canning soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1982, Hardback in dust wrapper.
First U.S. Edition. Signed by the author, with dedication, on the dedication page without provenance.
From the cover: Vanishing Point surpasses even Victor Cannings usual high standards: it is wickedly sophisticated with a gallery of characters that will linger long in the memory of the reader. Canning readers, as well as those yet to be introduced to his novels, will discover Vanishing Point to be one of his best completely convincing, satisfying, and intriguing.
For Maurice Crillon, life ambles along in a more or less perfunctory manner. A man of some contradiction, Maurice is an artist of considerable talent and an accomplished resto…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Lower panel lightly wrinkled, a decent copy otherwise.
Quarter-bound Blue on Cream boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 200 pages. 8½” x 5½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Fiction Author: C catalogue?