London, Hamish Hamilton, 1983. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A near fine copy book in a very good jacket. An excellent presentation copy from the writer Christopher Priest to fellow writer (and Priest's wife at the time) Lisa Tuttle. Inscribed 'To Lisa - lots of love, Christopher, Xmas '83". A well regarded and important work in the ghost story canon. In Jones' second collection of the 100 greatest horror books.Multiple adaptations. Some light bumping and scuffing to the spine tips, otherwise an excellent copy. Illustrations by John Lawrence [8376, Hyraxia Books].