Flat SIGNED & inscribed on the half-title page by the author. Like new, gently read and not remaindered. Interior is clean and solid. Stiff, white, laminate wraps (softcover) are lightly bumped to extremities with minor shelf wear to show with two small smudges and one short scratch to the front wrap. Laid in is a pamphlet reprinted from Queens Quarterly, Vol. 85, No. 1, Spring 1978, titled "The Bloody Horse" a (sometimes scathing) review of recent fiction by Mr. Mills of Canadian writers Morley Callaghan, Brian Moore and Hugh Hood.