SIGNED without inscription to the title page by Ms. Shields. First Random House edition with number line to one. Very gently read, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is clean and unmarked. Corners are sharp and square. Dustjacket is lightly bumped to extremities with a handful of light smudges to the spine and rear panel, bit of shelfwear to show. Now protected in archival brodart jacket. Originally published as “Swann: A Mystery” by Stoddart in 1987. Shields, winner of the Pulitzer and Governor General’s awards for fiction, foray into the mystery genre.