SIGNED, without inscription, to the title page by Mr. Johnston. Stated first edition. Very gently read, unclipped and not remaindered. Previous owner's neat name to the verso of the front board. Small stain to pp 26. Corners are sharp and square. Bit of staining to the top and bottom edges. Dustjacket is moderately bumped to extremities with a tiny tear to the top corner of the rear flap. Stain to the interior bottom edge of the rear panel of the dustjacket. Nominated for both the Giller Prize and the Governor General's Award.