A Pale View of Hills, Kazuo Ishiguro
First American edition, first printing of Ishiguro's acclaimed debut novel and winner of the 1982 Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize.
New York: G.P. Putnams Sons, 1982. Publisher's original jade green quarter cloth over cream paper boards, spine lettered in gilt; pp. 183. A near fine copy in a near fine or better, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy and square, minimal wear to boards with minor toning to extremities. Internally clean and fine. The dust jacket shows the slightest trace of shelfwear. A very nice copy, protected in archival mylar.