London, Chatto & Windus, 1985. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A lovely copy. Fine condition. Lengthy inscription from the author in his characteristic method of signing with the book upside-down. Winner of the 1983 World Fantasy Award. An excellent novel. The inscription reads: 'For \ Dave- \ With gratitude for \ coming out here on \ such a rainy day! \ cheers \ Tim Powers \ Halloween \ '87'. Cover art by Don Macpherson [6732, Hyraxia Books].